Michael James Hebert, Sr.

August 23, 1932 - April 27, 2023

Michael James Hebert, Sr., 90, of Beaumont, left this life on Thursday, April 27, 2023, at home, to go live with his Lord and Master in Heaven. Mike was born on August 23, 1932, in Beaumont, to Mabel and Murray Hebert, of Beaumont.

His belief in Jesus Christ as His Lord and Savior gave him the assurance that he would live eternity at the feet of Jesus. That is blessed assurance.

Michael graduated from Beaumont High School and received a Bachelor of Science degree from Lamar University, which at that time was called Lamar State College. He retired from the Beaumont Dupont Plant after 38 years.

His two sons were the joy of his life. As they were growing up, the three of them enjoyed fishing in the Gulf of Mexico, camping out and handball at the YMCA. He referred to his daughters-in-law as blessings.

Mike was a member of Westgate Memorial Baptist Church and the Sojourner’s Sunday School Class. He enjoyed the Morning Prayer Breakfast at St. Mark’s Church.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Marilyn Terrell Hebert, who he called the love of his life; his two sons, Michael Hebert, Jr. of Kerrville and Scott Hebert of Sugarland, as well as their wives, Sandra Hebert and Janet Pierce Hebert; six grandchildren, Charlie Hebert and his wife, Emileigh of Katy; Katie and her husband, Brian Rike, of Richmond; Bailey Marie Hebert of Dallas; Kasi Hebert; Michael Hebert; and Matthew Hebert, all of Houston; great-grandchildren, Eivin, Merak Hebert, Lennox Hebert; Addison Rike, and Liam Rike; brother, Murray Hebert and his wife, Toni of Kerrville; and niece and nephews, Dr. Tracie and Dr. Michael George and their children, Isabelle and Abigail; and Jason Socier.

Mike is preceded in death by his parents, Mabel and Murray Hebert of Beaumont; sister, Oldire Hebert Socier; and brother-in-law, Eddie Socier.

A gathering of Mr. Hebert’s family and friends will be from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m., Sunday, April 30, 2023, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. His funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 1, 2023, at Westgate Memorial Baptist Church, 6220 Westgate Drive, Beaumont. His interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Humane Society of Southeast Texas, 2050 Spindletop Avenue, Beaumont, Texas 77705; Westgate Memorial Church, 6220 Westgate Drive, Beaumont, Texas 77706; or to the Boys Haven of America, 3655 North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas 77713.

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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Major Dr.
  • 1605, North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas, 77713,
  • April 30, 2023
  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Funeral Service

Westgate Memorial Baptist Church
  • 6220, Westgate Dr, Beaumont, TX, 77706,
  • May 1, 2023
  • 11:00 am


Forest Lawn Memorial Park
  • 4955, Pine St, Beaumont, TX, 77703,

Comments (15)

    Becky & Rodney Ames says:

    Marilyn, sorry to learn recently of your loss.

    Thoughts, prayers and condolences with your you and your family.

    Always appreciated our friendship and your support.

    Becky & Rodney

    Deborah Wells Hendon says:

    Dear Marilyn,
    I am praying for you and your family as you walk thru this time of sorrow. May God pour out His peace that passes all understanding on each one of you.
    Sincerely, Deborah Wells Hendon

    Joy Oden says:

    Mike was a wonderful friend who I admired.

    Barry Shelton says:

    Marilyn, my deepest condolences to you on the loss of Mike. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Terry and Suzi Ingram says:

    Terry and I send our deepest sympathies. Mike was always such a nice man. Prayers of peace for the family.

    Mary Ann Cohen says:

    Marilyn, my prayers are with you at this time. I remember Mike faithfully walking at the Wellness Center as many of us tried hard to keep moving! The two of you made a wonderful couple, an inspiration to many.

    ZANE BLEDSOE says:


    Gene+Landry says:

    Mike was generous with his time and talent. He helped many at DuPont with his abilities. Mike was a friend and he was loved. He had the attributes of a good Christian, and his reward in Heaven is assured.
    Marilyn, our prayers for Mike, and for you, are for his peace and for your comfort. Love you!

    Jill York says:

    Mrs Hebert, I and so sorry for your loss.

    Mike McAleer says:

    My condolences to mrs. Hebert and her family. It was
    43 years ago that you introduced me to your husband at a function held at odom middle school. May your husband rest in peace.
    Mike mcaleer

    Robert+(R.O.)+Williams,+Jr. says:

    Dearest Marilyn and family,
    I am greatly saddened to see the notice of your loss of Mike…but what wonderful 47 years you had together….dwell on the memories….since Patsy’s graduation to heaven, I contend that regardless of age or condition of health, we are never ready to say BYE to those we love….God continues to walk with us, hand in hand, each day…know that all of the Williams family sends love and prayers for this difficult new walk in your lives…..
    Yours for a better
    world thru Christ,
    R. O. Williams, Jr.
    Austin, Texas

    Polly Kay says:

    Mike was a sweet and kind Christian man that walked closely with His Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ. Now, Mike is in the presence and arms of His Heavenly Father.

    Keith Hawkes says:

    A man of God…
    A role model…

    Rest in Peace, my friend

    Dr. Ed Collins says:

    What a wonderful man. It was a privilege to know him and his dear wife.

    Condolences to all of his family and loved ones but rest assured he is with the Lord.

    Jim & Carolyn McCormick says:

    I cannot remember when I did not know Mike. In fact, my mom, Nell McCormick, and aunt, Janet Richardson, introduced Mike and Marilyn so there have been many interactions with them over the years. He was a fine Christian man successful in life.

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