Bobby Francis Ginsel

February 27, 1942 - August 4, 2021

Bobby Francis Ginsel, 79, of Fannett, died Wednesday, August 4, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas. He was born on February 27, 1942, in Elkhart, to Mary Frances Musick Ginsel and Norman Lee Ginsel.

After graduating high school, Bob enlisted in the United States Air Force where he proudly served our country for eight years. Upon returning from active duty, he worked as a machinist at Jefferson Chemical in Groves, Texas. Afterwards, he went on to take a job at Hamshire-Fannett ISD as a maintenance supervisor, where he spent most of his remaining career. He was passionate about fishing and spending time outdoors. He loved traveling and camping with his family. He also enjoyed riding horses and working cows with his friends in his later years.

Survivors include his daughter, Lisa Harrison and her husband, James, of Fannett; son, Garrett Ginsel and his wife, Brandy, of Fannett; sisters, Linda Smith and her husband, Dean, of Vidor; Margaret Jones, of Bridge City; and Judith Carlin Pigg and her husband, Jim, of Anacoco, Louisiana; brother, Ricky Ginsel and his wife, Michaela, of Riverside; grandchildren, Samantha Parsley and her husband, Bobby, Sunni Harrison, Keili Ginsel, and Abby Ginsel; and a host of nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents; stepmother, Beatrice Ginsel; brothers, Marvin Lee Ginsel and Norris Ginsel; and sisters, Norma Baker and Reba McDaniel.

A gathering of Mr. Ginsel’s family and friends will begin at 2:00 p.m. with a time of sharing from 3:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., Saturday, August 7, 2021, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. A family committal will be held at Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont.

The family would like to thank the staff of Best Hospice and DaVita Dialysis Center for their loving care over the past few months. They would also like to thank Meals on Wheels and Senior Transportation Services for the help provided for dad and the many other seniors in the Golden Triangle area. He was passionate about fishing and spending time outdoors. He loved traveling and camping with his family. He also enjoyed riding horses and working cows with his friends in his later years.

Memorial contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels, 4590 Concord Road, Beaumont, Texas 77703.

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Meng Lanuza

Our deepest condolences to the whole family. You were the first few friends we had the pleasure of meeting in our move to Fannett, Texas. We had such fun. Bob, you taught us how to roast our first Texan beef. Our parents enjoyed your company as well as your family. Thankful we got to reconnect again After so many years. I’m glad we got to visit at our house . You had a very great memory of the good old days. Now you get to talk about them with our parents in God’s kingdom. Rest In Peace our friend

Meng Lanuza

Our deepest condolences to the whole family. You were the first few friends we had the pleasure of meeting in our move to Fannett, Texas. We had such fun. Bob, you taught us how to roast our first Texan beef. Our parents enjoyed your company as well as your family. Thankful we got to reconnect again After so many years. I’m glad we got to visit at our house . You had a very great memory of the good old days. Now you get to talk about them with our parents in God’s kingdom. Rest In Peace our friend??

Lillian Hebert

So sorry about your Dad he will be greatly missed, I enjoyed all the conversation we had he was a good man and loved by many ❤️

Alvin & Alice Simon

Prayers and condolences to his family. So very sorry for your loss.

Duke and Tracy Youmans

We are so sorry for your loss! Please know we are praying for the family.

LOIS M Hudson

Deepest sympathy to the Ginsel family during your time of bereavement, may God comfort and keep the family. Bob and I worked together at HealthSouth and it was a pleasure knowing him and he always knew how to make lunch with others a joy to be around him. I will always remember having him as a friend and being a co-worker may you rest in peace my friend Bob gone but not forgotten!!!

Nelda Burrell Tindel

So sorry. Prayers for you Linda and all the family.

Glenda K Woolwine

Prayers of peace for this sweet family

Mrs. Sionie Arrieta Mendoza

We lost a very dear friend. .I am so glad to have been able to be with you during the time you needed to reminisce about the good old days. You remembered so much and that made me happy. My family will miss you. May you rest in peace with the Lord in heaven..

Ronnie Gordon Mary Lou Gordon

So sorry to hear about Bob. May God give you strength, comfort and peace. I worked with Bob at Healthsouth. Bobs love of horses is what brought my husband and Bob together. Fly high Bob

Brandy McMilian

Our deepest sympathy. Many prayers for peace and oomfort.

Robert and Belinda Breaux

Our hearts are sadden at the lost for you and your family. Your entire family has always been a blessing into this community and in our lives personally. God's peace and comfort flood your hearts. Breaux Family