Category Archives: Obituaries

Wilton Skipper Stelly, Jr.

Wilton Skipper Stelly, Jr., 57, of Vidor, passed away Thursday, Feb. 16, at Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth, Beaumont. A native of Beaumont, he was born on March 1, 1954, to Nita Tribes Stelly and Wilton Stelly, Sr.

Charles “Charlie” Gomez

Charles “Charlie” Gomez, 77, of Little Cypress passed away Wednesday, Feb. 15, at Harbor Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange.

Paula Fay Hipsley

Paula Fay Hipsley, 43, of Beaumont, formerly of Orange, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 12. She was a native of Beaumont; born on June 19, 1968, to Dora May (Lawallen) and Melvin Luther Davis.

Elizabeth Anne Reeves

Elizabeth Anne Reeves, 83, went home to be with the Lord, on Sunday, Feb. 12, in Orange. She was born in New York City, on May 5, 1928, to Bertram and Ethel Williams. She has been a Port Neches resident

David N. Burdine

David N. Burdine, 54, of Buna died Tuesday, Feb. 14, at his home. Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Adams EE Stringer Funeral Home in Buna, with burial at Antioch Cemetery.

Joyce Duhon Young

Joyce Duhon Young, 78, a 57 year resident of Bridge City passed away Monday, Feb. 13, at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Bridge City

Martha Ann Gunter Abel

Martha Ann Gunter Abel, 83, went home to be with our Lord, on Feb. 11, in Downingtown, PA, after a five year battle with dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Born in Port Arthur on July 7, 1928, Martha was the daughter

Clayton Black Curtice

Clayton Black Curtice, 54, of Port Arthur, passed away on Feb. 11, at his home. He was born on Aug. 16, 1957 to Charles Curtice and JoAnn Theriot Curtice. He was a lifelong area resident and was a retired pipefitter/rig

Warren Kirk Kirbow

Warren Kirk Kirbow, 50, of Orange passed away on Friday, Feb. 10, at Renaissance Hospital in Groves. He was a native of Longview; born on June 21, 1961 to mother, Marcelle Hawthorne.

Paul Albert Breaux

Orangefield

Born on Jan. 16, 1944, Paul pass away after a lengthy illness on Feb. 11. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Gary Dewayne Copeland

Gary Dewayne Copeland, 44, of Beaumont, formerly of Orange, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 11. He was a native of Orange; born on March 27, 1967 to parents Mary Jeannette (Ratcliff) and Ted Lavoy Copeland.

“Joe Daddy” Martin

“Joe Daddy” Martin, 78, of Orange passed away Saturday, Feb. 11, in Dequincy, LA.Funeral Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 14, at First Baptist Church in Mauriceville.

Philbert Lynn Honeycutt, Sr.

Philbert Lynn Honeycutt, Sr., 71, of Orange, died Saturday, Feb. 11, in Houston. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Barry Bradley of First Baptist Church in

Patricia Ann Parry

Orange


Patricia Ann Parry, 68, of Orange passed away on Feb. 8 at St. Elizabeth Hospital. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 11, at 3 p.m. at Dorman Funeral Home with the Rev. Timothy Linscomb officiating. Family and friends

Hazel Smith

Hazel Smith, who was a long time resident of Orange, went to her heavenly home on Feb. 8. She died in College Station, after a brief illness. Hazel was born on Dec. 13, 1922 in Daisetta, to Jack and

Danny Lee Haynes

Danny Lee Haynes, of Roganville, passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully, to be with our Lord, on Thursday, Feb. 2. He was 48 years old, and an employee with GoodYear of Beaumont.

William Eugene “Bill” Force

William Eugene “Bill” Force, 67, of Orange passed away Monday, Feb. 6, at his home surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, at First United Methodist Church in Orange.

Jimmy Cormier

Jimmy Cormier, 70, of Orange, passed away Sunday, Feb. 5 at the Kindred Hospital in Baytown. Graveside services to remember his life will be held Wednesday, Feb. 8 at the Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery in West Orange with the Rev.

Ernest Clyde “Paw Paw” Randall

Ernest Clyde “Paw Paw” Randall, 86, of Orange passed away Monday, Feb. 6, at his residence. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange with Brother Richard Davis officiating.

Avis Brittain Moss

Avis Brittain Moss, 70, of Joaquin, passed away Feb. 5, in Nacogdoches. She was born June 7, 1941 in Selby County to John Willis Brittain and Tennie Buckley Brittain. Mrs Moss was a member of First Methodist Church on Joaquin,

Darlene G. Odom

Vidor

Darlene G. Odom, 62, of Vidor died Friday, Feb. 3 at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. A visitation will be held at 6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 6 at Pecan Baptist Church, located on Hwy. 105 in Vidor. Funeral services will