Bessie Brown, 93, of Orange passed away Wednesday, June 22, at Silsbee Oaks Nursing Home.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 25, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. David Burkheimer of Community Church. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home in Orange.
Born in Beaumont on May 24, 1918, Bessie was the daughter of George and Mary (Lazzio) Italliano. She was a wonderful Christian who loved to sing. Bessie was also an excellent cook and sold Avon for several years.
Preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Brown and grandson, Trent LeBoeuf, Bessie is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Lillie and John McCue of Lake Hills; son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Pat Brown of Orange; daughter and son-in-law, Gladys and Gaylon Williams of Kountze; son and daughter-in-law, Shelton and Helen Brown of Orange; and daughters, Nell Mueller of San Antonio, Mary Carmichael of Converse, and Pat LeBoeuf of Vidor.
She is also survived by her 24 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Serving as Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Jeff Brown, Jerry Brown, Roy McCue, James Brown, Charles Brown and Duane LeBoeuf. Honorary Pallbearers will be Rick McCue, Troy McCue and Kevin LeBoeuf.