Category Archives: Obituaries

Larry Melvin Granttham

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Larry Melvin Granttham, 58, of Vidor died Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Larry was a native of St. Louis, Mo., and was a longtime resident of Vidor. Larry was a boilermaker and served his country

Stan Horton, Sr.

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Stan Horton, Sr., 51, of Bridge City passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at The Hampton Hospital in Houston. He was the son of Glen Earl Horton, Sr., and Diane Abshire, and was born on Sept. 2, 1961 in Port

Curtis B. “Curt” Collins, Jr.

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Curtis B. “Curt” Collins, Jr., 55, of Bridge City passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14. He was born in Port Arthur on Oct. 19, 1957 to Curtis B. Collins, Sr. and Frances Collins. He was a resident of Port Arthur before

Mary Kay Weston

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Mary Kay Weston, 58, of Orange, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, at her home following an illness. Born on March 8, 1954 in Orange, to her parents, Christopher Aubrey Frillou and Ozia Ellen (Bland) Frillou, she was a lifelong resident

Hillary Joseph Reed

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Hillary Joseph Reed, 63, was born in Lake Charles, and lived in Bridge City, for over 25 years. He loved fishing, hunting, riding motorcycles, along with wood and metal working in his shops. He retired from W. R. Grace &

Freddie L. Chapman, Sr.

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Freddie L. Chapman, Sr., 79, of Orange, died Wednesday, Nov. 14. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange with burial following at Jett Cemetery in Orange. Pallbearers will be Bradley

Gene Capps

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Gene Capps, 68, of Bridge City passed away Monday, Nov. 12, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. A memorial Service will be at 3:00 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Winfree Baptist Church in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Keith

Charlotte Jean Hamilton

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Charlotte Jean Hamilton, 64, of Bridge City, died Tuesday, Nov. 13. The family will receive friends for visitation from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at First Assembly of God Church in Bridge City. Funeral services will be

Bill McDuff

Bill McDuff, 74, of Vidor died Friday, Nov. 9, at Christus Dubuis Hospital of Beaumont. A native of Cleburne, he was a longtime resident of Vidor. Bill retired from Dupont Chemical of Orange after 35 years in the maintenance department,

Mary Louise Stone

Mary Louise Stone, 63, of Orange passed away Monday, Nov. 12, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. A graveside service will be at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, at The Cemetery. Mrs. Stone was born April 6, 1949 in Orange to

Carrie Sue Sears

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Carrie Sue Sears of Bryan, formerly of Orange, went to be with her Lord Nov. 3, at the age of 91. A Memorial Service will be held at Memorial Funeral Chapel, Nov. 15, at 2:00 pm in College Station. A

Joseph Brown Eddleman

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Joseph Brown Eddleman, 72, of Pittsburg, Tx., died Friday, Nov. 9, at East Texas Medical Center in Tyler. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange with Mr. Mike Brown officiating.

Louise “Jean” Courmier

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Louise “Jean” Courmier, 82, lifelong resident of Vinton, passed away Sunday, Nov. 11. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday Nov. 15, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Vinton. Officiating will be Father Marion Susil Fernando.

Doris Bravo Barr

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Doris Bravo Barr, 93 of Houston, died Saturday, Nov. 10, at Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital in Houston. Funeral Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Jeff Bell,

Donnel W. McCann

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Donnel W. McCann, 74, of Orange, died Thursday, Nov. 8, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange. Officiating will be Mr. Darrell Powell, minister

James Robert “Bob” Lane

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James Robert “Bob” Lane, 56, of Orange, passed away Friday, Nov. 9, at the Dubuis Hospital in Beaumont. Bob was born on Feb. 7, 1956 in Orange, to his parents, Thomas Robert Lane and Margaret Anne (Miles) Lane, he was

Pat Charrier

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Pat Charrier, 72, of Orange, died Saturday, Nov. 10, at Mid Jefferson Extended Care in Nederland. A Graveside Service will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m.

Nita Odelle Cooper

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Nita Odelle Cooper, 82, of Orange, died Friday, Nov. 9, at her home. A Graveside Service will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, at

Lavina Faye Stewart Saltzman

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Lavina Faye Stewart Saltzman, 76 of Bridge City, died Friday, Nov. 9, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. Officiating will be the Rev. Bob

Murrel Dean Moore

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Graveside Masonic services will be held for Murrel Dean Moore, 77, of Lumberton at 2:00 pm Saturday, Nov. 10, at Old Hardin Cemetery in Kountze. Mr. Moore died Nov. 4, at his residence attended by his wife and his family.

Clara Low

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On Sunday, Oct. 28, Clara Low passed away at Haven Hospice in Gainesville, Fl. after a short illness. A resident of Gainesville for 19 years, Clara always considered Texas as her home. Life began for Clara in South Point, Oh.,