Bridge City

Jerry “Butch” Douglas DuBose Jr., 59, of Bridge City passed away on Friday, July 1.

A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, July 7, at Bronson

Cemetery in Bronson, Texas at 4 p.m. Funeral arrangements are under the

direction of Dorman Funeral Home.

Born on April 4, 1952 and a native of Beaumont, his parents are Jerry Douglas DuBose Sr. and Dorothy Louise Jacks. He was a life long resident of Bridge City and served his county in the Navy. He worked hard as a businessman, and trucker driver for Tyson. He enjoyed playing golf, playing his guitar and singing.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jerry Douglas DuBose Sr.; mother and step father, Dorothy Louise and Eugene Curtis Martin; son, Jerred Douglas DuBose; brothers, John Garland Martin, nephew, Jerry “Wayne” Franklin Jr.

He is survived by his daughter, Ashley Lynne Johnson of Seminole, Fla.; Jerry Douglas DuBose III of Rogers, Ark., Jessy Darren DuBose of Clearwater, Fla; Jakob Dillon DuBose of Clearwater, Fla.; sisters, Terri Denise (DuBose) Sonnier and husband, Donald E. of Orangefield, Donna Gayle (DuBose) Franklin and husband, Jerry of Bridge City; brother, Gary Douglas DuBose of White Castle, Texas; nephew, Michael DeWayne Franklin of Orangefield; great nephews, Kade Franklin and Kooper Franklin of Lumberton.