Obituaries

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Sep

Rannie Barraque

Rannie Lou “Aunt Cat” Barraque, 87, of Cypress, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 at her home. Funeral service was Saturday, Sept. 13 at Farmer Funeral Home in Silsbee with burial following in Franks Branch Cemetery in Fred. A native of Fred, she was a longtime resident of Southeast Texas. She was a retired insurance broker. Survivors include sons, Denny Perkins and Derek Perkins and wife Tracie, all of Cypress; brother, Sam Jeffcoat; sister, Lillie Krumnow; and three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Wed
10
Sep

Lummie Hartley

Lummie Louise Hartley, 85, of Silsbee, died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. Funeral service was Saturday, Sept. 6 at Broussard’s Mortuary in Silsbee with burial following in Resthaven Cemetery, also in Silsbee. Anative of Brooks Community in Panola County, she had worked as a clerk for Hardin Drug and was a member of First Baptist Church in Silsbee. Survivors include her daughters,MaryWomack and husband Jimmy and Sandra Bailey and husband Daniel, all of Silsbee; brother, J.B. Hardin of Salado; sister,Willa Skidmore of Carthage; and five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

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10
Sep

Casey Simmons Sr.

Casey Boyett Simmons Sr., 58, of Vidor, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 at his home after a battle with cancer. Funeral service was at 1 p.m. today (Wednesday, Sept. 10) at Turning Point Church in Vidor with burial in Restlawn Cemetery under the direction of Lumberton Funeral Home in Lumberton. Anative of Beaumont and a lifetime resident of Vidor, he was an automotive paint and body man.Survivors include daughter,  Misty Warren of Vidor; sons, Casey Simmons Jr. and wife Melony and Tray Brown and wife Dallis, all of Vidor; sisters, Betty Haynes, Bobbie Johnson, Carol Williams and husband Charles and Sandra Rao, all of Lumberton and Alice Rachford of Vidor; brothers, Curtis Simmons and Calvin Simmons, both ofAlto and Colven Simmons and Cecil Simmons, both ofVidor; and ten grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

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10
Sep

Laura Guillory

Laura Guillory, 72, of Rye, died Friday, August 22, 2014. Funeral service was Tuesday, August 26 at LumbertonFamily Funeral Home.  Survivors include daughters, Peggy Guillory and husband Jeff of Lumberton and Tina Tate and husband Clint of Walker, Louisiana; sons, Larry Guillory and wife Jeanette of Fred, Dennis Guillory and wife Kim of Lakeview and Phillip Guillory and wife Daisy of Rye; sisters, Nancy Sims of Lumberton and Shirley Johnson of Magnolia; brother, Harry Sponsler of Elkhart; and 23 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Wed
03
Sep

Myrtis Skinner

Myrtis Skinner was born on November 24, 1921 to Ernest L. Skinner and Bertie Loving Skinner. He passed away September 1, 2014 at the age of 92. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Cecil, Otto, and Leon; and sister, Gladys. Survivors include his daughter, Sherry Thomas; sons, Ralph Skinner and Ricky Skinner; step-son, Dewayne Anderson; his grandchildren, Leah Thomas, David Thomas and William Tyson and step-granddaughters, LeEllen “Sissy” Roberts and Amanda Lowe. Mr. Skinner served in combat duringWorldWar II in the crew of a B24 bomber and worked many years for Chicago Bridge & Iron, retiring as an x-ray technician. He was a 67-year member of the Broaddus #1112 and Silsbee #927 Masonic Lodges. A memorial service will be held at Farmer Funeral Home at 1:00 pm, Thursday September 4, 2014 with a private burial.
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03
Sep

Lonell Hooper

Lonell Hooper, 47, of Beaumont and formerly ofWarren, died Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Baptist Hospital inBeaumont. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Little Baptist Church in Hillister under the direction of Donald E. Coleman Funeral Home in Kountze with burial following in Hillister Community Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Amber Hooper of Beaumont; son, Jamarcus Hooper, both of Beaumont; children he raised as his own, Jacdrick Arline and Leslie Barkin, both of Beaumont; and sisters, Vonell Landry and Jill Brooks Harris, both of Beaumont
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03
Sep

Scott LeBlanc

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03
Sep

Bobbie Fields

Funeral services for Bobbie Caraway Fields, 93, of Silsbee were at 10:00 a.m. Sunday, August 31, 2014 at the First Pentecostal Church in Silsbee under the direction of Farmer Funeral Home, also in Silsbee. Visitation was at the church from 8:30 a.m. until time of service. Mrs. Fields passed away August 28, 2014 at Silsbee Oaks Healthcare. A native of Tyler County, Bobbie was a lifelong resident of Silsbee. She worked as a secretary before retiring. Mrs. Fields is a long time member of the First Pentecostal Church.Mrs. Fields is preceded in death by her parents Robert  Benjamin and Gertrude Gore Caraway, three brothers and one sister. Survivors include her son, Frank M Ryan of Silsbee; grandchildren Phyllis Hicks of New Richmond OH and Patrick M. Ryan of Fred; and two great grandchildren.
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03
Sep

Steven Payne

Funeral services for Steven Craig Payne, 58, of Fred were at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, September03, 2014 at Oak Grove  Harvest Church in Fred with interment following at Franks Branch Cemetery under the direction of Farmer Funeral Home. Visitation began at 5:00 p.m. Tuesday at thechurch.  Mr. Payne passed awayAugust31, 2014 at his residence.  Steven was born July 31, 1956 in Kountze and he was a lifelong resident of southeast Texas. He was a welder with Bechtel. He is preceded in death by his parents, John Davis and Julia Faye Drake Payne.

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03
Sep

‘Gene’ Reeves

Funeral services for Eugene ‘Gene’Arnold Reeves, 70, of Ore City and formerly of Silsbee, will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, September 4, 2014 at Farmer Funeral Home with interment following in Cunningham Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 5:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Mr. Reeves passed away September 2, 2014 in Ore City, surrounded by his loving family. Gene was born July 27, 1944 in Silsbee. He was a lifelong truck driver in the East Texas area, mostly hauling pulpwood until he retired. Mr. Reeves is preceded in death by his parents and first wife Lettie Mae Reeves. Survivors include his wife, Ann; sons, Calvin Reeves and wife Sherry of Joaquin, Tony Reeves and wife Kayla of Ore City,Michael Reeves and wife Sandy of Ore City, and Kenny Reeves and wife Kristy of Harmony; daughter, Darla Lawson and husband Bo of Lake Marvaul, Texas; and step-son, Derrick Rash.

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