Thurman Hollingshead

February 6, 1935 - January 26, 2022

Thurman Curtis Hollingshead, 86, of Nederland, died Wednesday, January 26, 2022. He was born February 6, 1935, in Devers, Texas to Thula Shaw Burwell and Jesse Dennis Hollingshead.

Survivors include his children, Carol Ann Luce, of Nederland; Sheila Lynn Meece and husband, Joseph; and Vonda Kay Hollingshead, of Port Neches; grandchildren, Clarissa Luce; RayAnne Luce; Vanna Ball; Casey Hearne; Audrey Hollingshead; and James Hollingshead Baker; great-grandchildren, Riley Crawford; Chandler Taylor; Gus Crawford; Layla Taylor; and Idona Dever.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Thula and Jesse and siblings, Albert Hollingshead; Jesse Hollingshead; Eugene Hollingshead; Lavada Elender; Thula Thurman; Freddie McReynolds; and Delbert Hollingshead.

A gathering of Mr. Hollingshead’s family and friends will begin 9:00 a.m., with his funeral service at 11:00 a.m., Monday, January 31, 2022, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Veterans Memorial Park, P.O. Box 1089, Port Arthur, Texas 77640.

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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Nederland
  • 505, North 12th Street, Nederland, Texas, 77627,
  • January 31, 2022
  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Funeral Service

Broussard’s Mortuary Nederland
  • 505, North 12th Street, Nederland, Texas, 77627,
  • January 31, 2022
  • 11:00 am


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

Comments (1)

    Alyssa DeVillier says:

    Vonda, I’m so very sorry for the loss of your father. I remember him well playing at your house in Nederland as kids. Praying for God’s peace and comfort during this time. ????❤️

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