Category Archives: Obituaries

Patsy Grace LeBoeuf – Vidor

Patsy Grace LeBoeuf, 66, of Vidor, died Wednesday, May 23, at Harbor Hospice surrounded by family. Funeral services will be 1 pm. Monday, May 28, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange, with the Rev. A.W. Story of Family Worship Center

Glynn B. Newman – Hemphill

Glynn B. Newman, 72, a former Vidor resident of 40 years, before moving to the Hemphill area of Toledo Bend Lake in 2004, passed away Tuesday, Evening on May 22, at his residence. A gathering of family and friends will

Elbert Ray Hagler

Elbert Ray Hagler passed away Saturday, April 28, at the Medical Center. He was born on Jan. 2, 1932, in Shelby County. He fought a long battle with Thyroid Cancer. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean

Loraine Holiday Buckley

Loraine Holiday Buckley, 91, of Orange, passed away Monday, April 30, at The Meadows in Orange. Born on March 4, 1921 in Shelby County, to her parents, Carl and Dolly (Anderson) Holiday, she lived in Orange since 1941.

Earl William Parker

Earl William Parker, 86, of Bridge City went to be with the Lord, Monday, April 30, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 4, at First Baptist Church Bridge City with the Rev. Bob Boone

Ronald “Ronnie” Mack Stephens

Ronald "Ronnie" Mack Stephens, 78, of Vidor, passed away comfortably Friday morning April 27, due to ongoing health issues. Upon retiring in bed he called his two Baby's Abby Gale and Casey to come on. They fell asleep and he

George Arthur Tucker

George Arthur Tucker, 67, of Orange passed away April 29, in Beaumont. Funeral Services will be at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, May 3, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

Joann Richard Villadsen

Joann Richard Villadsen, a resident of Pinehurst and Orange for more than 60 years went to join her husband and five of her sons in heaven Sunday morning, April 29.

UPDATE: Wilson “King” Dunn


Wilson Oscar Dunn, 93, of Mauriceville, passed away on April 29, in Orange after a short illness. Known as “King” to many, he was born in the sawmill community of Lemonville on June 16, 1918 to William T. Dunn and

Altha Rae Stanton Peveto

After a lengthy illness, Altha Rae Stanton Peveto, 86, of Orange is resting peacefully in her Father's arms. A native of Orange, she was born on June 24, 1925, to Albert and Lonnie Peveto Stanton.

Trudy Elizabeth Walker

Trudy Elizabeth Walker, 91, of Orange passed away Saturday, April 28, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont.Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, April 30, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange.

Daniel O. Doiron

Daniel O. Doiron, 76, of Vidor, died Wednesday, April 25, at Baptist Hospital of S.E. Texas in Beaumont. A native of Starks, he was a longtime resident of Vidor. Daniel retired from Oxy Chem as an operator. He served his

Ella Alene Jones

Ella Alene Jones was born Oct. 25, 1930, near Malvern, AR, and passed this life on April 26, at the age of 81. She is survived by her children, Michael Howell, Old Salem, Marsha Shifflett, Kountze, Roger Howell, Vidor, Myrna

Larry Lee Rudder

Larry Lee Rudder, 72, of Sour Lake, died Monday, April 23. He was born February 15, 1940, in Qulin, Missouri, to Lennie Catherine Hall Rudder and Lester F. Rudder, and had been a resident of the Sour Lake area since

Carrie Dawn Cunningham-Kibodeaux

Carrie Dawn Cunningham-Kibodeaux, 36, a native of Orange, left this world on April 22, in Yukon, OK. She was born Oct. 6, 1975 in Sulphur, to Robert Cunningham and Mary Miller.

Namon James “George” Washington

The Celebration of Life for Mr. Namon James “George” Washington, 68, of Orange will be Saturday at noon, at the Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. C.W. Crawford, pastor, will officiate.

Robert Louis Johnson

Robert Louis Johnson, 63, was born November 21, 1948 to Dessie Johnson in Pitkin, LA and passed away April 21, in Beaumont. Funeral service will take place 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 24, at Claybar Kelley-Watkins Funeral Home officiated by Doctor

Jimmy Glenn Saucier

Jimmy Glenn Saucier, 56, of Orange, formerly of Opelousas La., passed away on Friday, April 20, at St. Mary Hospital in Port Arthur. He was a native of Orange; born on Oct. 16, 1955 to late parents Marguerite Mixon and

Alice Busby

Alice Busby 82 of Orange, died at her home on Friday April 20. Graveside services will be held on Monday April 23, at the Simpson Cemetery the family will greet friends from 1:30 p.m. until service time at 2:00 p.m.

Ruby Burch

Ruby Burch, 86, of Orange passed away on Thursday, April 19, at Pinehurst Nursing Home and Rehab. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Annie Herman; sisters, Edith and Josephine; brother, Willard Herman.

C.R. “Dick” Davis

C.R. “Dick” Davis, 93, of Orange, died Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at The Meadows in Orange. Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 24, at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park in Orange, with Chaplain Kevin Trinkle officiating.