Mildred Louise Daughtry Furlough, 80, of Orange, passed away Thursday, Aug. 13, at the Vidor Health and Rehabilitation Center in Vidor. Born Dec. 22, 1934 to Bernice and Ollie (Bowman) Daughtry, she was a lifelong resident of Orange. She enjoyed painting, sewing, reading and spending time with her family.
Mildred is preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Mona Garone.
Those who will most treasure her memory are her husband of 62 years, Sidney Furlough; daughter, Brenda Teal and son, Jeff Furlough, Sr., all of Orange; sister, Bernice ” Pookie ” Daughtry of Livingston; four grandchildren, Kimberly Teal, Brandi Salinas, Jeffery Furlough, Jr., and Leia Bandeau and seven great grandchildren. Mildred is also survived by numerous members of her extended family.
Services to remember and honor Mildred’s life will be at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, Aug. 16, in the Chapel of Dorman Funeral Home in Orange, with Jimmy Ponton officiating. Rite of committal and interment will be held following services in Autumn Oaks Memorial Park in Orange.
A gathering of Mildred’s family and friends will be from 5:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Saturday, Aug. 15, at the funeral home.
Honoring Mildred as pallbearers are Jeff Furlough Sr., Jeffery Furlough Jr., Blake Deloach, Jay Bandeau, Bobby Salinas and David Daniels. Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.