Avery “Boss Hogg” Guillory, Jr.

February 19, 1951 - February 20, 2022

Avery “Boss Hogg” Guillory, Jr., 71, of Winnie, died Sunday, February 20, 2022. He was born February 19, 1951, in Beaumont, to Cora Riggs Guillory and Avery Guillory, Sr.

Boss Hogg was an alumnus of George Washington Carver School. He had a strong work ethic and served with many companies throughout the years such as DuPont, Timco, and Joe Rental Tools. His most recent employer was CMT Trucking where he was a truck driver for many years.

Boss Hogg loved to play dominoes and go to the casinos. He was known for his sausage links, cracklins, and boudain. Above all else, he will be remembered for being a loving and caring man. He never met a stranger and once you met him, you could never forget him.

Survivors include his daughters, Andrea Guillory, of Winnie and Veronica Hale and husband, Robert; son, Marcus Guillory, of Lafayette, Louisiana; grandchildren, Deondric and his wife, Cristen; Desmond; Sean; Devin; Sade’; Robert, Jr.; Rashard; and Marcus, Jr.; great-grandchildren, Khloe, Kinsleigh, and Kaison; brothers, Roosevelt Guillory and wife, Helen and Roy Guillory and wife, “Bertha”; and Robert Guillory and wife, Rosie; sisters, Mary Ella Thomas; Evelyn George and husband, Joseph; Genevia Thomas; Cora George and husband, Willie; Laura LeDay and husband, Lionell; Joann Deculus and husband, Bernard; numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends; stepchildren, LaQuinta, Rigsby, and Antonio Joubert; and step grandchildren, Trequinn, Queen, Elgin, Cherish, and Zurie Gibson.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Cora and Avery Guillory, Sr.; first wife, Gary Guillory; brothers, Eugene Sr., Randy, and Warren Guillory; sisters, Lillian Ceaser and Faye and Deama Guillory.

A gathering of Mr. Guillory’s family and friends will begin 10:00 a.m., with his funeral service at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 26, 2022, at St. Paul Baptist Church, 303 ½ East 1st Street, Winnie. His interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Winnie.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Baptist Church, 303 ½ East 1st Street, Winnie, Texas 77665.

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Gathering of Family and Friends

St. Paul Baptist Church
  • , , Stowell, TX, 77661,
  • February 26, 2022
  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Funeral Service

St. Paul Baptist Church
  • , , Stowell, TX, 77661,
  • February 26, 2022
  • 1:00 pm


Fairview Cemetery
  • , , Winnie, TX, 77665,

Comments (18)

    Mollie Rivon says:

    My prayers and condolences to the Guillory Family.

    Shirley Harmon Golston says:

    To the Guillory family: sending my condolences and prayers 🙏 for y’all lose, I will remember Avery as the kind person he was, he always made you smile or laugh with his words when in his presence, he will truly be missed.. R.I.P. my dear friend( Boss Hog).

    David Edwards says:

    Rest in peace Avery, what a great man you are, so sincere and kind to all who crossed your path. You will be missed.

    Kathy and Duffy Breaux Jr. says:

    Avery will be missed so very much not only from his family but also by everyone that knew him.
    If Avery was nearby, you knew it because of the joy that radiated around him. We will surely miss Avery and we pray that he knew how much we loved him. May God comfort and bless his family, friends, and coworkers. I’m sure Warren and Eugene had a fishing pole ready for him. Praying that your tears turn into laughter of all the fun memories he gave all of us. 💞

    Sarah Ruth Coates and Family says:

    To the family and friends of Avery , we are truly praying for everyone. Avery was always humble and kind. HE will be truly missed. Rest In Peace Boss High!

    Vanessa Carrington says:

    My Heartfelt condolences to Avery’s
    Family and Friends!! May You all
    find peace and comfort in the
    coming days ahead🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾

    Catherine Levier says:

    To the family my thoughts and prayers are with you all. Avery will be missed my so many.

    Sandy F Berry says:

    Sending heartfelt condolences and prayers to the family. May God bless you all during this time of sadness.

    Brenda Gibbons says:


    Jeanette & Roland Weekly says:

    Deepest Condolences to Avery’s family and friends. He was such a good man.

    Mazie East says:

    My prayers and condolences to the family! May he rest in peace!

    Robert & Marie Fontenot says:

    Praying with you all at this time, Avery will be missed. He always had a smile and never met a stranger. Robert says he’s going to miss his buddy.
    Continued prayers for the family.

    Judy Wilmoth says:

    So sorry to hear of Avery’s passing. He worked with
    my husband at Joe’s Rental Tool. He was a very good
    friend. Always had a kind word to say.

    James&Brenda Gants says:

    We are sorry for Avery death Hope you put faith in GOD promise at Revelation 21 ;4 death and mourning will be no more Avery knew. About. That promise He and James talk. About. Bible always a very nice. Person.

    Morris Harmon sr says:

    Rest in peace cuz going to miss you man you are one of a kind man

    Alfred Edwards says:

    To Gurillory Family words are definitely hard to say for the short time I knew Boss he was a amazing man wit alot of fun n laughter im just shocked of his passing but i know God had a different plan for a great man like y’all Dad so stay strong and God will do the Healing of y’all Heart

    Bobby Way says:

    To the Family I am very sorry for y’all’s
    Loss ! RIP Avery

    Jesse Evans says:

    i know at a time like this, words are sometimes hard to find or say. All that i can say is be strong, as God has you all. My prayers, condolences, and sympathy goes out to all of the family during this time. I would like to be present with the family, but i do not feel i can or feel ready at this time to attend this service. Please understand and forgive me. you are all in my prayers. God makes no mistakes, as he is always in control.

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