Christopher Derek Keith
Christopher Derek Keith, 52, of Kountze, died Sunday, May 24, 2020.
The Keith family had a farm in Bunn, North Carolina where he graduated from Bunn High School in 1986. Chris then went on to earn a degree from the Nashville Auto Diesel College in Tennessee and he worked in the auto body repair industry for over thirty years, most recently at Fasulo’s in Beaumont.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Keith; parents, Wanda and Roy Keith of Kountze; children, Stoney Blake Walter and his wife, Brittany of Fannett; Nathan Atkinson of Silsbee; Brittany Freeman and Kayla Hutto and her husband, Jonathan, all of Kountze; seven grandchildren, and brothers, Steve Keith and his wife, Sharon, of Wendell, North Carolina; and Sterling Keith and his wife, Rebecca, of Kountze.
A gathering of Christopher’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Friday, May 29, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee. His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, May 30, at Broussard’s, with his interment to follow at Old Hardin Cemetery, Kountze.
Rhonda Jean Simmons
Rhonda Jean Simmons, 54, of Silsbee, died Saturday, May 23, 2020. She was born on June 11, 1965, in Houston, to Mary Jackson Smith and Walter Lee Smith.
Survivors include her children, Mary-Kathryn Leeann Smith and Kameron Adams, of Lumberton; mother, Nellyne Smith of Silsbee and sister, Cherry Graham of Silsbee.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 28, 2020 at Broussard’s Mortuary in Silsbee.