Harry Lee Meaux, Sr., 77, of Orange passed away Tuesday, July 14, surrounded by his loving family.
Harry was born May 4, 1938 in Hackberry, La., to Gladys Mary and Desire Meaux. He lived 73 years in the Orange area and is a member of the church of Christ. Harry served his country in the US Army. He was a warehouseman for many years at Levingston Shipyard, retiring in 2005. He enjoyed playing his guitar, singing and listening to music. Harry was a man of God who loved spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Ruth Meaux, RJ Meaux and Leo Meaux Sr.
Harry is survived by his wife, Betty Meaux; children, Harry Lee “Bubba” Meaux Jr., Carolyn Beukema, Rebecca Auer and husband, Charles and David Meaux, all of Orange and Christy Hankins and husband, Mike of Silsbee. He is also survived by14 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held Friday, July 17, from 5:00-9:00 pm at Dorman Funeral Home.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, July 18, at 10:00 am at the funeral home with Chris Eppler and Justin McCorkle officiating; song leading by John Meaux. Burial will follow at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park.
Honoring Harry as pallbearers will be Harry “Bubba” Meaux Jr., David Meaux, Charles Auer, Jacob Auer, Joseph Auer and Mike Hankins.
Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.