Joe Randal Hamerly
Joe Randal Hamerly, 59, of Orange, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 27, 2013 in Port Arthur, Texas. Joe was born on December 4, 1953 in Orange, Texas to his parents, Arthur Hamerly and Betty ( Nelson) Hamerly, he was a lifelong resident of Orange and he worked as a ship fitter and welder in the shipyard industry. Joe was of the Baptist faith, he enjoyed singing and listening to Old Country Music, he enjoyed roller skating and he ran track while in high school at Little Cypress – Mauriceville, a record of Joe’s still stands today. Joe enjoyed cooking, barbecuing, fishing, dancing, spending time with his family and friends and following his children’s athletic events. Joe will be remembered by many as a man who loved life, he lived it to the fullest and he cherished his family most.