Lamar Andrew Roach, Sr.

January 23, 1938 - April 6, 2022

Lamar Andrew Roach, Sr., 84, of Beaumont, died Wednesday, April 6, 2022, at Silsbee Oaks Health Care. He was born on January 23, 1938, to Thelma M. Broussard Roach and Romaine Roach, in Beaumont, and was a veteran of the United States Air Force.

He was an original member of Our Lady of the Assumption and was very active in the church community. Lamar worked at Mobil Chemical for decades. He was very active in the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, and he earned the Order of the Golden Heart award from them. Lamar taught Bridge at Best Years Center for decades. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 951 and 3406 in Bridge City and was an avid deer hunter.

Survivors include his daughter, Lisa M. Ford and her husband, Steve, of Beaumont; son, Lamar A. Roach, Jr. of Beaumont; former spouse and mother of his children, Marie M. Roach; brother, Romaine Roach of Beaumont; cousins, Donald Cormicle and Marcine Mancil, both of North Carolina; and nieces and nephews, Stephanie Samaha, Diana Folsom, and David Roach.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

A gathering of Mr. Roach’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Friday, April 8, 2022, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. A Rosary will be recited at 9:30 a.m., with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, April 9, 2022, at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, 4445 Avenue A, Beaumont. His interment will follow at Magnolia Cemetery, Beaumont.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 6055 South Loop East, Houston, Texas 77087.

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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Major Dr.
  • 1605, North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas, 77713,
  • April 8, 2022
  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church
  • 4445, Ave A, Beaumont, TX, 77705,
  • April 9, 2022
  • 9:30 am

Mass of Christian Burial

Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church
  • 4445, Ave A, Beaumont, TX, 77705,
  • April 9, 2022
  • 10:00 am


Magnolia Cemetery
  • 2291, Pine St, Beaumont, TX, 77703,

Comments (12)

    Becky & Rodney Ames says:

    Lamar was an interesting person and knew him as a customer and friend of the family.

    He will be missed and thought and prayers are with the family.

    Patsy and Keith Henson s says:

    Sorry for your loss I remember him Coming to Brentwood country club to play bridge

    Emily M Wickler says:

    Lisa and Lamar,
    I am so sorry for y’all loosing your Dad. He has joined many good people in heaven.
    May you and your family have peace in God’s love

    Father Oakes says:


    I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your father; so much of the beauty of Assumption was due to his generosity- we are all grateful. i will remember your dad and your family at my masses.

    Kevin Cudd says:

    Lamar, Lisa and Family, Deanna and I are very sorry for your loss. The Cudd’s

    David and Kim Kayser says:

    We are so very sorry for your loss. We will keep you all in our prayers.


    lamar, so sorry for your loss—

    Kathy Farrar says:

    Lisa and Lamar, may God bring you comfort during this hard time of sorrow.
    Mr Roach was very special to me and now we know as much as we miss him he is totally healed and dancing with our Lord!
    I fell and broke my shoulder in 2 places so I’m not going to be able to make it to his services but will be praying for all of you. If y’all ever need anything just call me. Love y’all

    Melissa Jennis Ahrens says:

    To the family, sorry to hear of Lamar passing. will never forget for all he did when my brother Mark died. He was an angel for us. May he RIP.

    Angela Downs Chesnutt says:

    Lisa and Lamar, I am very sorry for your loss. May your memories bring you comfort and peace and may you lean on one another during this time. Prayers for you all.

    Faye Dismukes says:

    Lisa—I was so sorry to learn of the death of your father. God bless you and your family during these trying times. May he rest in eternal peace.

    Don Burnett says:

    Rest in peace Brother. HFF

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