Category Archives: Obituaries
Les L. Phillips, 52, of Orange, passed away Aug. 7. Les was born July 17, 1962, in Brownwood, to Earl Phillips and Nelda (Ezra) Phillips. He retired after 25 years as an Associate Warden for the Federal Bureau of Prisons and
Murphy Joseph Vidalier, 87, of Orange, passed away Aug. 28, at Mid-Jefferson Hospital in Nederland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 AM, Monday, Sept. 1, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev.
Betty Lou Byley, 84, of Orange, passed away Aug. 29, at Mid-Jefferson Hospital in Nederland. Friends are invited to join the family for a graveside service at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, Sep. 2, at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park. Officiating will be Father
Elmarie Harrison McKay, 83, of Orange, passed away Aug. 27, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 30, at Old First Orange Baptist Church in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Keith Meyer.
Leo Bernard “L.B.” Johnson, 55 passed away Monday, Aug. 25, in San Antonio. He was the son of Joseph and Bernice Johnson of Bridge City. He is survived by his wife, Jane; son, Derek; daughter, Kristian, all of
Rufus Jennings “R.J.” Holt, 73, of Orange passed away at his home on Aug. 25. R.J. was born on Feb. 22, 1941 in Clare, La., to Ruth Evans and Jennings Holt. He spent his childhood in Sabine County, Texas and joined
Eric (EJ) Duhon passed away Aug. 25. Eric was born in Kaplan, La, July 18, 1933, and resided in Orange since 1942. He graduated from Stark High School and served in the U. S. Marine Corp during the Korean War,
Longtime Orange resident, H. “Jim” Scarbrough, 70, passed away Aug. 24, at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont. Jim was born March 1, 1944 to James Elsworth Scarbrough and Naomi (Pitts) Scarbrough. He graduated from Pasadena High School in 1962 and became
Catherine Amelia Ulm Fore, 89, of Orange, received her wings on Aug. 24, at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am, Friday, Aug. 29, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Orange, with Father
Bristol Lynne Perry, 4 months, of Orange, passed away Aug. 22, at Baptist Hospital in Orange. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Father Tom Phelan. Burial will follow at