Barbara Nell Brevell, 53, of Orange, Texas, passed away on April 18, 2017, at her home surrounded by loved ones.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, April 23, 2017, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Burial will follow at Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery in Orange.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Saturday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.
Born in Groves, Texas, on July 1, 1963, she was the daughter of Donald and Connie Burke. Barbara worked as a clerk at Snappy’s in Bridge City for around 15 years. She was a very gracious person with a heart the size of Texas. Barbara was always willing to help anyone who needed it and take in people who had nowhere to go without expecting anything in return. She was a wonderful woman and will be greatly missed by everyone who had the pleasure of knowing her.
She was preceded in death by her mother; and her sisters, Theresa Colter, Donna Trahan, and Julianna Burke.
Those left to cherish her memory include her father, Donald Burke and wife Beth; her loving husband of 30 years, Robby Brevell, Sr.; children, Shala Francisco, of Orange, Damien LeBlanc, of Orange, Robby Brevell, Jr. and wife Meagan, of Orange, and her adopted daughter, April LeBlanc; grandchildren, Kaine LeBlanc, Cristian Francisco, Jackson Brevell, and Justina LeBlanc; and her siblings, Melissa Haley, Kay Bailey, Juanita Sanders, and Rachal Maddix.
Serving as pallbearers will be Cody Burns, William Jordan, Trent Griffin, Roger Trahan, Wesley Davis, and Tyler Davis. Honorary pallbearers are Damien LeBlanc and Robby Brevell, Jr.