Julian Ray Patillo, Sr., 51, of Bridge City, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 6.

Patillo was born June, 28, 1964 in Pasadena, to Ira Lee and Vera Joyce (Brown) Patillo. He worked for many years as a boilermaker, but in his spare time he enjoyed being outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. He was known for being a very loving and generous man and will be missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by his father, Ira Lee Patillo.

He is survived by his mother, Vera Patillo; children, Julian Ray Patillo, Jr., Courtney Leann Patillo and Britney Janice Patillo; brother, Michael Lee Patillo; half-brother, Roger Dale Johnson and niece, Margie Dean Johnson.