Obituaries

Kenneth Paul Marple Sr

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Kenneth Paul Marple Sr., 65, of Little Cypress passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at his residence. Kenneth was born on July 9, 1950 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to parents Walter Carl Marple Sr. and Margaret Loretta (Wagner) Marple. He has lived in the Orange area since 1973 and was a member of New Life ...

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Milton E. Riley

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The Celebration of Life for Mr. Milton Edward Riley, 62, of Orange, will be Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Paul C.M.E. Church. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the church. Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Hollywood Community Cemetery under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home. ...

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Delia May Mitchell

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  Delia May Mitchell, 88, of Orange, Texas, passed away on July 20, 2015, at her daughter’s home in Orange. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 am, Thursday, July 23, 2015, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Orange, Texas. Officiating will be Reverend Sinclair Oubre. A graveside service and ...

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Hugh S. Reeder

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Hugh S. Reeder died July 21, 2015, in Port Arthur after a lengthy illness. Born June 4, 1930, in Paducah, Ky., Mr. Reeder was the third son of Elbert M. Reeder, Sr. and Annie Watson Reeder. He was reared to do his best, to love and respect his family, to be faithful in response to ...

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Peggy Rae Bittick Russell

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  Peggy Rae Bittick Russell, 86, of Bridge City, Texas, passed away on July 20, 2015, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm, Thursday, July 23, 2015, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Reverend Jeremy Bradshaw, of Liberty Baptist Church in Bridge City. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial ...

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Elizabeth Velez Dupuy Yarbrough

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Elizabeth Velez Dupuy Yarbrough passed away on July 20, 2015, at her home in Beaumont, Texas. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00am, Friday, July 24, 2015, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Orange. Officiating will be Father Joseph P. Daleo. Cremation will follow under the direction of Claybar Haven of Rest ...

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Helen Frances Crawford Sweatman

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Helen Frances Crawford Sweatman, 91, of Bridge City, Texas, passed away at her daughter’s home in Spring, Texas, on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM, Saturday, July 25, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City, Texas. Visitation will be at 1:00 PM prior to the service. Born in Houston, Texas, ...

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Darryl Ray Mott, Sr

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Darryl Ray Mott, Sr., 63, of Orange, passed away on Friday, July 17, 2015. Born on September 28, 1951 in Houston, Texas, to his parents, Wilford Mott and Virginia Elizabeth (Schmidt) Mott. Darryl worked as a floor installer for over forty years, both in his hometown of Houston and later in Orange, TX, before retiring. ...

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Laverne Pollock Ridley

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Laverne Pollock Ridley, 83, of Orange, Texas, passed away on July 16, 2015, at Golden Years in Orange. Service and inurnment of cremated remains will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Beaumont. Born in Beaumont, Texas, on April 8, 1932, she was the daughter of Eugene Pollock and ...

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Lloyd Gene Hawkins

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  Lloyd Gene Hawkins, 80, of Orange, left his earthly life to go to his Heavenly home on July 17, 2015, at Oakwood Manor in Vidor. Funeral services will be 11:00a.m., with a visitation from 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m., Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Reverend Barry Bradley of First Baptist ...

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