Obituaries

Donald Ernest Taylor

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Donald Ernest Taylor, 65, a native of Orange, Texas, left this earth surrounded by Family to be with his Heavenly Father on February 12, 2017.  Don was a friend to many and had an open and caring heart. He helped countless people throughout the years without asking for anything in return. He loved the outdoors ...

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Bobby Lynn Hammett

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Bobby Lynn Hammett, 81, of Orange, Texas, passed away on February 14, 2017, in Kirbyville, Texas.   A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Orange. Officiating will be his longtime friend, Mr. Charlie Wood.   Born in Sherman, Texas, on March 16, 1935, Bobby ...

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Jack Daniel Waggoner III

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Jack Daniel Waggoner III, age 44, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on, Monday, February 13,2017 in Orange, Texas. Services will be on at 2:00 PM on Friday, February 17, 2017 at Dorman Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Jeffery Sanders. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service on Friday. Jack worked ...

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Margaret “Bobbie” Hayes

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Margaret “Bobbie” Hayes, age 89 passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 in Orange, Texas. Bobbie was born on June 6, 1927 in Andalusia, Alabama to Beatrice Cope Thompson and Alton Thompson. Bobbie called Orange her home for the past 65 years. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Orange. She served as ...

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Karen Adeline Brittian Ply

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Karen Adeline Brittian Ply, 57, of Orange, Texas, passed away on February 14, 2017, in Port Arthur, Texas.   Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City, Texas. Officiating will be Reverend Steve Neal of In His Steps Church with burial following at Hillcrest ...

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Bernice Richardson Trahan

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Bernice Richardson Trahan, 82, of Orange, Texas, passed away on February 13, 2017, at her home surrounded by loved ones.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 17, 2017, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be her nephew, Reverend Charles Roberts, of Lufkin, Texas. Entombment will follow at St. ...

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Tommie Jean (Causey) Westmoreland

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Tommie Jean (Causey) Westmoreland, 83, of Kountze, Texas, passed away at her home on Sunday, February 12, 2017.  Funeral services, under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home, will be held at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at Kountze Church of Christ, in Kountze, Texas; Minister Tom Hodge officiating.  Committal service will follow the ...

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David Vernon May

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David Vernon May, 63, a native of West Monroe, Louisiana, passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2017, at Baptist Hospital of Southeast- Texas, in Beaumont, Texas.   David was born on August 31, 1953.  He was raised in Orange, Texas, and graduated from Lutcher Stark High School in 1971.  As a proud member of the ...

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Carol Denise Gibson-Long

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Carol Denise Gibson-Long, 55, of Orange, passed away on February 9, 2017, in Orange.   Born in Starks, Louisiana, on September 13, 1961, she was the daughter of John Andrew Gibson and Gloria Kurtz.   She was preceded in death by her father; and her brother, John Brannon Gibson.   She is survived by her ...

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John Brannon Gibson

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John Brannon Gibson, 63, of Orange, passed away on February 11, 2017, in Galveston.   Born in Gonzalez, Texas, on September 22, 1953, he was the son of John Andrew Gibson and Gloria Gladeen Kurtz.   He was preceded in death by father; and sister, Carol Denise Gibson-Long.   He is survived by his mother, ...

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