Elsie Busby, 82, of Bridge City passed away Friday, Nov. 2, at her home. Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, at Second Baptist Church in Bridge City with the Rev. Bobby Hoffpauir officiating. A graveside service will be at 3:30 p.m. at Trout Creek Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Sunday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City.
Mrs. Busby was born in the Peach Tree Community in Jasper County to William Marvin and Berta Beulah (Wood) Weaver. She was a homemaker and a longtime active member of Second Baptist Church in Bridge City. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, cooking and fishing but more than anything she loved spending time with her family.
She is preceded in death by her parents and husband, Samuel Walker “S.W.” Busby, Jr.
Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Eileen Kimbrough of Lindale and Karen Louise Taylor and husband, Boyd of Orangefield; son, Curtis Busby of League City; grandchildren, Beth Kimbrough and Chris Kimbrough and wife, Katisha.
She is also survived by her step great grandchildren, Rashard and Rejinae McGee; great grandchildren, Relayna and Rebecca Kimbrough; brother, Bill Duckworth and wife, Marilyn of Benton, LA; sisters, Shelia Willett of Port Arthur and Shirley Hunt and husband, Floyd of Leesville, LA., and many nieces, nephews and cousins.