Obituaries

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Jack Slaughter

Jack Curtis Slaughter, 74, of Silsbee, passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017. Born in Karnack, he was a United States Army veteran and retired welder. Survivors include his daughter, Angela Slaughter of Silsbee; sister, Eva Ruth Craig of Marshall; and three grandchildren. A private family committal was held at Broussard’s Crematorium in Beaumont under the direction of Broussard’s Mortuary in Silsbee.

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Danny Holston

Danny Gene Holston, 63, of Kountze, died Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. Born in Port Arthur, he was a retired mechanic/carpenter. Survivors include his sisters, Latice Fontenot and Skyla Travis Herford, both of Kountze; and brother, Robert Holston of Sour Lake. A private family committal was held at Broussard’s Crematorium in Beaumont under the direction of Broussard’s Mortuary in Kountze.

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John Rich

John D. Rich, 62, of Lumberton, passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Funeral service was Friday, October 13 at The Cathedral Church in Beaumont with burial following at Haven of Rest Cemetery in Beaumont under the direction of Broussard’s Mortuary in Silsbee. Born in Vidor, he worked as a welder for Triple S. Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Linda Rich; daughter, Christine Hanson and husband Russell of Sour Lake; son, Josh Price and wife Trakena of Kountze; sisters, Faye Rich and Mary Bryan; brothers, James Rich of Vidor, Tyra Rich of Silsbee, Robert Rich of Lumberton and Marvin Rich of Vidor; and three grandchildren and one great grandchildren.

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Foerst Allen

Foerst Mark Allen, 91, of Silsbee, died Sunday, October 15, 2017. He was born on April 9, 1926, in Plattsmouth, Nebraska, to Lorene Mae Hall Allen and Ira Foerst Allen. Mr. Allen proudly served his country in the United States Army Air Corp during World War II and later retired as finishing, shipping, and converting manager at Temple-Eastex Pulp and Paper Company.

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Daniel Ling Jr.

Daniel Ling Jr., 63, of Kountze, passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017. Funeral service was Friday, October 6 at Lumberton Family Funeral home in Lumberton. Bon in Beaumont, he was a master carpenter and painter. Survivors include his daughters, Angela Ling of Lumberton and Andrea Ling of Kountze; step-father, Clyde Jannise of Kountze; sisters, Alice Quigley of Escondido, California and Rosemary Kleim and husband Dave of Fairbanks, Alaska; brother, David Ling and wife Josephine of Seattle, Washington; and five grandchildren.

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Arnold Tevis

Arnold “Arnie” Tevis, 58, of Lumberton, passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017. Funeral service was Tuesday, October 10 at North End Baptist Church in Beaumont with burial following at Magnolia Hill Cemetery in Segno under the direction of Lumberton Family Funeral Home in Lumberton. He began his career in law enforcement at Marshall Police Department, he was a State Trooper for 15 years before retiring in December 2013. He was currently employed with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department as Courthouse Security. Survivors include his wife, Jana; daughters, Lauren Tevis of Houston and Leslie Smith and husband Andrew of Lumberton; mother, Ernestine Tevis; brother, Kenneth Tevis; sister, Claire Tevis; and one grandchild.

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Margaret Longenberger

Margaret B. Longenberger, 86, of Silsbee passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont. Funeral service was Monday, October 9 at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Silsbee with burial following in Resthaven Cemetery in Silsbee under the direction of Farmer Funeral Home, also in Silsbee. Born in Ocala, Florida and a longtime resident of Silsbee, she worked in retail sales before retiring. Survivors include her husband of 45 years, Donald Longenberger of Silsbee; son, Michael Longenberger; daughters, Donna Dewherst of Florida, Marlene Lacy and Rebecca Montana, both of Silsbee, Karyn Sanderson and Michelle Longenberger, both of Centerville, Georgia and Melissa Hays of Lubbock; and 13 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

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Kelso Haynes

Kelso Hayes, 68, of Kountze, passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 14 at Faith Temple Church of God in Christ in Silsbee with burial following at Kirby Cemetery in Silsbee under the direction of Donald E. Coleman Funeral Home in Kountze. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. the day of service at the church. Survivors include his wife, Toni White Haynes of Kountze; daughters, Melissa Haynes of Port Arthur and Bridget Gilder of Silsbee; sisters, Carrie Adams of Beaumont, Blanche Williams of Port Arthur, Ellander Cook of Beaumont and Debra Cantue of Beaumont; brothers, Eddie Haynes Jr. of Lufkin, Isaiah Haynes of Flint, Michigan, Sammie Lee Haynes of Dayton, Perry Haynes of Silsbee, Bennie E. Haynes of Little Rock, Arkansas, John Haynes of North Carolina and Ernest Haynes of Houston; and four grandchildren and one great grandchild.

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Jesse Sistrunk

Jesse Sistrunk, 89, passed away August 31, 2017.A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, October 23 at Farmer Funeral Home in Silsbee. Survivors include daughter, Ann Sistrunk Bray of Garland; son, Tom Sistrunk of Hemphill; and four grandchildren

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Marcus Easley

Marcus Ray Easley, 59, of Silsbee, passed away Friday, October 6, 2017. He was born in Port Arthur. Graveside service was Sunday, October 8 at Rest Haven Cemetery in Silsbee under the direction of Broussard’s Mortuary in Silsbee. Survivors include his cousins, Sandra Conn and husband Charles of Beaumont and Keith Wilkinson and wife Linda of LaRue.

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