Jaynell Bourque Newton

November 15, 1938 - October 20, 2022

Jaynell Bourque Newton, 83, of Winnie, died Thursday, October 20, 2022. She was born November 15, 1938, in Sulphur, Louisiana, to Bernice Duplechain LaVergne and Elzey LaVergne.

Survivors include her husband of twenty-three years, Joe Newton; children, Paula Wynette Scott and husband, Bruce; Nylene Agnes Daigle and husband, David; Elzey Paul Bourque and Mary Hiner; siblings, Medwyn LaVergne and wife, Kathy and Peggy LeBlanc; grandchildren, Amy Caston and husband, Rusty; Becky Norman and husband, David; Jason Bourque and wife, Karli; Brittney Bourque; John Regan Daigle; Amy Skroh and husband, Ben; and Cody Bourque and wife, Lauren; and great-grandchildren, Kelsie Caston; Ivan Norman and wife, Ana; Ramsey Bourque; Landon Skroh; Cody Skroh; Emmaline Skroh; Kenlie Morgan; Brantley Bourque; and Charleigh Bourque.

She is preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Farres Bourque; and son, Jeffrey Louis Bourque.

A gathering of Mrs. Newton’s family and friends will be 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., with a Rosary recited at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 25, 2022, at Broussard’s, 134 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie. Her funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at St. Louis Catholic Church, 315 Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, with her interment to follow at Fairview Cemetery, Winnie.

Memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Newton’s honor to the St. Louis Catholic Church Bereavement Committee, 315 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, Texas 77665.


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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Winnie
  • 134, Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, Texas, 77665,
  • October 25, 2022
  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Broussard’s Mortuary Winnie
  • 134, Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, Texas, 77665,
  • October 25, 2022
  • 5:00 pm

Mass of Christian Burial

St. Louis Catholic Church
  • 315, W Buccaneer Dr, Winnie, TX, 77665,
  • October 26, 2022
  • 11:00 am


Fairview Cemetery
  • , , Winnie, TX, 77665,
  • October 26, 2022

Comments (12)

    Ida Duplechin says:

    Heartfelt condolences to Janelle’s family. She was always nice to a young cousin. Love. Ida

    Rosie Devillier Hearn says:

    Janelle was a dear old friend. I am so sorry for her passing and your loss. Please know that you all are in my heart and prayers.

    Hazem ElKurd says:

    My deepest condolances to the Bourque , Newton and the Dublichain and the Lavernge families for their loss. Aunt Jaynell was very sweat fair, loving person and she will be missed by many friends and family.

    Nancy & Michael LaPointe says:

    Our Deepest Condolences sending Love and Prayers for all of you . I’ll never forgot her smile . Such a sweetheart .

    Anne Bryant says:

    My thoughts & prayers are with the family. My love always.
    Anne, Courtnay, Joseph. Elizabeth & Ivy


    Our thoughts and prayers are for the Bourque / Newton family. Ms. Jaynell was a sweet soul.

    Betty Gaspard Peebles says:

    You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

    Melissa Ogden Hoyt says:

    Medwyn and family, please know I’m praying for comfort for you during this time of loss. Love, Missy 🙂

    Roland and Jeanette Weekly says:

    Our Deepest Condolences to the Family of Miss Jaynell. She was a wonderful lady. Rest in Heavenly Peace Sweet Lady!

    Juanita+Viator says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with the Newton family at this time.

    Suzie and Kenny Ortego says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow. Love, Suzie and Kenny Ortego

    Carolyn and Boots Newsom says:

    To the family of Wynette Scott, my sister-in-law:
    Thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time of goodbye. I remember the sound of Jaynell’s laughter at times we were visiting. May she rest in peace of sweet reunion with those who have gone before her. Love and Best Wishes as you grieve her loss.

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