Leona Granger, 84, of Orange, Texas died Monday, June 14, 2010, at a private care facility in Orange. Funeral services will be 10a.m., Wednesday, June 16 at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange. Burial will follow at Nibletts Bluff Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home in Orange.
Mrs. Granger was born in Orange on Aug. 30, 1925. She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Orange.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Lee Granger; son, Larry Granger; sister, Bertha Trahan; granddaughter, Trixie Broussard; and stepgrandson, Craig Phelps.
Mrs. Granger is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Kenny and Mary Granger of Mauriceville; granddaughter, Leslie Veitch and her husband, Randy; stepgrandchildren and their spouses; Melissa and Eric Bruno, Scott and Andrea Phelps, Tammy and Jeff Melancon and Mandy and Adam Ardoin. She is also survived by her 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Serving as pallbearers will be Eric Bruno, Jeff Melancon, Adam Ardoin, Scott Phelps, Tyler Bruno, Dustin East and Randy