Mary Joyce Landig, 95, of Orange, Texas passed away on April 9, 2018, at Beaumont, Texas.

 

Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 12, 2018, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Orange. Officiating was Reverend Sinclair Oubre. Burial followed at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Orange.

 

Visitation was prior to the service at 1:00 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.

 

Born in Eunice, Louisiana, on April 9, 1923, she was the daughter of Jack Ogea and Estelle (Fontenot) Ogea. Joyce died peacefully, surrounded by her loved ones on her birthday. She was a beautiful lady who dearly loved her grandchildren. Many from the community will remember her from the Beaumont Club, where she worked for many years.

 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Estelle Ogea; her husband, Victor Landig; her son, Irving Pierson Jr.; and her siblings, Linus Ogea, Grace Hinton, Abram Ogea, Percy Ogea and Winnie Fontenot.

 

She is survived by her grandchildren, Brandi Pierson Horner and husband Chris of Orange, Texas and Janie Pierson Trapp and husband Tim of Bridge City, Texas; her great granddaughter Peyton Trapp of Bridge City, Texas; and her daughter-in-law Mary Anne Pierson of Bridge City, Texas, and many beloved nieces and nephews.

 

Serving as pallbearers were Tim Trapp, Chris Horner, Tim Schexnider, Ron Steed, Caleb Schexnider, and Ron Dischler.