William “Billy” Edward Dubose, 71, of Vidor died Friday, March 4, at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am. Wednesday, March 9, at Memorial Funeral Home, with burial to follow at 12:00 pm. at Friendship Cemetery in Roganville. Visitation will begin at 6:00 pm. Tuesday, March 8, at Memorial Funeral Home.

A native of Kirbyville, he was a longtime resident of Vidor. Billy was a retired maintenance man with Temple Inland.

Billy is survived by his wife Joyce Dubose of Vidor, son Jerry Dubose of Vidor, daughters Lorie Barker of Wiergate, Tx, Billie Jo Dubose Statum of Opelousas; brothers Jerry Dubose of DeRidder, and Joe Dubose Huntsville; sister Mary Lynn Hughes of Kirbyville; 10 grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.