Kyle James Folk, 26 of Orangefield, passed away in Beaumont, on Dec. 17, with his loving family by his side.

He was born to Kenneth Folk and Lana Langford in Childress, TX. on Oct. 21, 1985.

Kyle was a resident of Orangefield for sixteen years and went to school at Orangefield High School. Kyle worked in the construction business as a pipefitter. Kyle loved playing basketball and was an excellent basketball player. Kyle also enjoyed fishing and hunting as well as playing pool in tournaments. He loved drawing and being with friends, and his daughter. Kyle was also a momma’s boy.

Kyle is survived by his parents and step-father Calvin Langford; daughter Makenzie Folk of Orangefield; four sisters, Keisha Robinson and husband Casey of Hardin, Kelley Allison and husband David, Jr. of Liberty, Kristen Langford of Orange, and Jamie Folk of Illinois; four brothers: Justin Langford of Austin, Ryan Langford of Austin, Kevin Folk of Illinois and James Folk of Colorado Springs.

He is also survived by his fiancée Tara Vaughn of Orangefield; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. A.D. Holman of Hardin, Mr. and Mrs. M.L. DeShazo of Valleyview, Jo Franklin of Beaumont, Fred Folk of Childress, and numerous uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Visitation will be held Tuesday Dec. 20, from 5:00 – 8:00 pm, at Allison Funeral Service, 1101 North Travis Liberty.

Services will he held Wednesday Dec. 21, at 10:00 am, at the Allison Funeral Service Chapel with burial to follow at Hardin Chapel Cemetery in Hardin.

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