Category Archives: Obituaries

Olan Sanders

Obit Sanders

Olan Ray Sanders, 72, of Orange, passed away Dec. 17, at his home in Orange. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m., Friday, Dec. 19, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange. Officiating will be Father Joseph Daleo of St. Mary Catholic

Roxie Lormand

Obit Lormand

Born Nov. 22, 1962 (Thanksgiving Day) in Beaumont to William John (Bill) Huffman and Lillie B. Culbertson, Roxie Anne Huffman Lormand died suddenly Dec. 14, at her home in Orange. Her husband, Richard Lormand, survives, in addition to her father (and wife,

Edith Roberts

Obit Sneed

Edith Faye Sneed Rosenblad Roberts, 50, of Orange passed away Monday, Dec. 15, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. Edith was born May 26, 1964 in Groves, Texas to parents, Mary Ellen (Peveto) and Martin Marion Sneed Sr. She was a

Louanna Granger

Obit Granger

Louanna Granger, 77, of The Woodlands and formerly of Orange, passed away Dec. 13, at her home. Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm, Friday, Dec. 19th, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Deacon Eddie Blankenstein of St.

Julia Jacobs

Obit Jacobs

The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Julia Jacobs, 103, will be held during a Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, Dec. 17, at 12:00 pm, at St. Therese Catholic Church. Rites of Christian burial will follow in Hollywood Community Cemetery under the

Adam Frank, Jr.

Obit Frank

The Celebration of Life for Mr. Adam  J. Frank, Jr., 65, will be Friday, Dec. 19, at 11:00 a.m. at Brentwood Baptist Church, 13033 Landmark, Houston, 77045. Rites of Christian burial will follow in Houston National Cemetery under the direction

Alvin P. Ducote, Sr.

Alvin P. Ducote,Sr., age 94 passed away Friday, Dec. 12,  at Harbor Hospice House in Beaumont. Alvin was born in Hessnes, La., April 11, 1920 to Telisma and Erma Mayeaux Ducote. Alvin was a 70 year resident of Groves and

Lenora Clark

Obit L. Clark

Lenora Peveto Clark, 76, of Buna passed away Saturday, Dec. 13, at Pinehurst Nursing and Rehabilitation. Lenora was born July 15, 1938 in Orange, to Beulah (Lincomb) and Vernon Peveto. She had lived in Orange most of her life and

Juanita Perry

Obit Perry

Juanita Dunn Perry, 74, lifelong resident of Mauriceville passed away Saturday, Dec. 13, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00am, Thursday, Dec. 18, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Entombment will follow at Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery.

James Creed, M.D.

Obit Creed

James Bennett Creed, Jr., M.D., expired Dec. 13, 2014, after a lengthy battle with Multiple Myeloma. Dr. Creed was born May 6, 1946, in Port Arthur, and graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1964. He received his Bachelor degree

Vernus Adams

Obit Adams

Vernus M. Adams, 78, of Mauriceville, passed away Dec. 12, at her home. A funeral service will be held at 10:00am, Tuesday, Dec. 16, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Delphyn Meeks, of St. Maurice Catholic

Lynwood Sanders

Obit Sanders

Pannal Lynwood Sanders, 83, of Orange died Friday, Dec. 12, at Harbor Hospital in Beaumont. Visitation is from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14 at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, Dec.

Orvis Jackson

Obit Jackson

On Tuesday, Dec. 9, Orvis Jewel Jackson, 94, went home to reunite with his beloved wife of 68 years, Marjorie Mann Jackson and his two adored sons, James Archie Jackson and Orvis Wayne Jackson. He passed without pain or struggle

Carol Scott

Obit Scott

Carol A. Scott, 85, a former longtime resident of Orange, passed away Dec. 7, at Scott and White Hospital in Temple. Funeral services will be at 1:00 pm, Sunday, Dec. 14, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the

Alice Stout

Obit Stout

Alice Stout, 85, of Orange, passed away Dec. 9, at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 2:00pm, Friday, Dec. 12, at St. Henrys Catholic Church in Bridge City. Officiating will be Father Delphyn Meeks of St. Maurice

Albert Braneff

Obit Braneff

Albert Lynn ” Bear ” Braneff, Sr., 70, passed from this life Monday, Dec. 8,  at his residence. Born Sept. 19, 1944 in DeQuincy, La., to Elma Christine Howard Braneff and Simon Braneff, he was a resident of Mauriceville, and

Marie Buxton

Obit Buxton

Marie Yvonne “Bonnie” Buxton, 82, of Orange passed away Tuesday, Dec. 9, at Southeast Texas Medical Center in Port Arthur. Marie was born May 5, 1932 in Orange, to Cecil Aaron and Jessie Ellen (Newhouse) Harris. She was a lifelong

Elsie Roberts

Obit Roberts

Elsie Rae Creel Roberts, 81, of Orange, passed away Dec. 5, at her home. Funeral services were Monday, Dec. 8, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. Officiating was Mark Legendre of Mainstreet Church of Christ in Vidor. Graveside service

Ray Thrailkille

Obit Thrailkille

Ray Scott Thrailkille, 66, of Deweyville, passed from this life Monday, Dec. 8, in the Pinehurst Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Orange. Born Feb. 21, 1948 in Orange, to Lillian Frankie (Hemingway) Scott and Edred Haddon Scott, she was a

Charles Anderson

Obit Anderson

Charles “Andy” Anderson, 82, longtime resident of Orangefield, passed away Dec. 9, in Vidor. Funeral services will be at 2:00pm, Saturday, Dec. 13, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. Burial will follow at Oak Bluff Cemetery in Port Neches. Visitation

Billy Wright

Obit Wright

Billy Glenn Wright, 80, of Orange, passed away Dec. 7, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. A graveside service will be at 10:00am, Wednesday, Dec. 10, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Bridge City. Officiating will be the Rev. Bill Collier, retired pastor