Billie Ruth Buxton, 83, of Lumberton, passed away Thursday, Dec. 17, at the Village Creek Care Facility in Lumberton.

Born Jan 25, 1932 in Houston, to Garland Ray Brown and Lydia (Ferguson) Brown, she lived in Lumberton for the last eight years and had also resided in Lufkin and Orange. Mrs. Buxton was of the Baptist faith, she enjoyed going fishing, being in the outdoors, traveling and going to the casino.

Mrs. Buxton is preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Roy S. Buxton.

Left to cherish her memory are her son, Darrell R. Duhon and wife, Debrah of LaPorte; grandchildren, Brandi Bishop and husband, Jason and Lee Duhon; great grandchildren, Cameron Duhon and Marisa Bishop and her great-great granddaughter, Mia Martin.

Services to remember and honor Mrs. Buxton’s life will be at 10:00 AM Monday, Dec. 21, in the Chapel of Dorman Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Brother John Fortenberry. Rite of Committal and interment will follow services at Wilkinson Cemetery in Little Cypress. A gathering of Mrs. Buxton’s family and friends will be from 5:00-9:00 P.M. Sunday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be expressed for the family at http://www.dormanfuneralhome.com./