Obituaries

Bettye Patton Gilstrap

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Bettye Patton Gilstrap was born in Silverton, Texas on 1/30/1930 and departed for her next journey on the morning of December 28, 2016. Bettye graduated from Stark High School in 1948 in Orange, Texas and was employed with Dupont Chemical Company for 36 years. She retired in 1985 and followed her dream to move to ...

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Roland Francis “Pookie” Sullivan

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Roland Francis “Pookie” Sullivan, Sr., 84, of Orange, Texas, passed away on January 9, 2017, in Orange. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, January 14, 2017, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Orange. Visitation will be Friday, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. There will be a Rosary at 6:30 p.m., at ...

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Sarah Jefferson Simon

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Sarah Jefferson Simon departed this earthly life on Friday, January 6, 2017. She was the mother of Diztorsha and Ray Lavan and Herman and Kanita Jefferson. She was a native of Orange, and a 1980 graduate of West Orange-Stark High School. She attended the University of Houston and Lamar University. Sarah served her hometown community ...

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Virginia “Ginger” Tubbleville

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  Virginia Tubbleville, 80, of Orange, Texas, passed away on January 9, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, Texas.   Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, January 13, 2017, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange, Texas. Officiating will be Reverend Rusty Dollar, of North Orange Baptist Church. A graveside service will ...

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Makenzie Mariam Jenkins

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Makenzie Mariam Jenkins, of Port Arthur, Texas, passed away on January 4, 2017.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 12, 2017, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. Burial will follow at Live Oak Cemetery in Port Arthur.   Makenzie was the daughter of Corey Jenkins and Christina Lee- Jenkins. ...

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Dorlena “Dora” Harvill Beukema

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Dorlena “Dora” Harvill Beukema, age 59 passed away surrounded by her loving family and friends on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at her home in West Orange.Services will be at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, January  11, 2017 at Dorman Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at ...

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Becky Ann Herman LeBleu

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Becky Ann Herman LeBleu, 63 of Orange, Texas passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2017 in Beaumont, Texas. Services will be at 2:00 PM on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at Dorman Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ed Rawls officiating. Interment will follow at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 9:00 PM ...

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Ida Lucinda Granger Wilson

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Ida Lucinda Granger Wilson, 89, of Orange/Mauriceville, Texas passed away on January 7, 2017 in Orange, Texas.   Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at Granger Cemetery in Orangefield, Texas. with Bishop Michael Evans officiating of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Arrangements are by Dorman Funeral ...

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John Richard Benfield

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John Richard Benfield, 64, of Bridge City, Texas, passed away on January 9, 2017, at his home surrounded by loved ones.   Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, January 13, 2017, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. Officiating will be Reverend Steven Leger, of St. Henry Catholic Church in Bridge City. ...

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Evill Brown

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The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Evill Brown, 88 of Houston, TX will be Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Power Christian Center World Outreach, 1100 Dell Dale, Channelview, TX 77530, under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home. Rites of Christian Burial are scheduled for Monday, January 16, 2017, 11:00 a.m.  at ...

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