William Tanton Jr.

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William Jack Tanton Jr., 68, of Kountze, passed away Monday, June 26, 2017. Funeral service was Friday, June 30 at Lumberton Family Funeral Home in Lumberton with burial following at Resthaven Cemetery in Silsbee. Born in Silsbee, he was a boilermaker and welder at the local refineries. He had also owned a fish market during his life. Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Gladys Baker Tanton of Kountze; daughter, Regina Miller of Kountze; step-daughter, Michelle Miller of Kountze; sisters, Valerie, Rachael, Linda and Elaine; and four grandchildren.

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