Obituaries

Thu
17
Aug

Bessie Mae Staha

Bessie Mae Staha, 90, of Vidor, TX passed away from this life on Aug. 6, 2017. She was born on Aug 4, 1927 in Tanglewood, TX to Ross and Mamie (Shaver) Baker. A memorial service will be held on Monday, August 21st at 2:00pm at Claybar Watkins Funeral Home with burial to follow at Forrest Lawn Cemetary in Beaumont. She is survived by a brother Jimmy Baker and a son Dennis Weaver all of Beaumont, TX; a daughter Beverly & husband William Kimball of Vidor; son-in-law George Shaw of Houston; 27 grandkids, numerous great-grandkids and numerous great-greatgrandkids. Bessie was prededed in death by her parents R.D. Baker and Mamie Baker; husband Ray Staha; daughter Glenda Shaw; sons Michael Howell, Bobby, Ronnie and Jesse Weaver.

Thu
17
Aug

Deborah Jo Cochran-Hill

Deborah Jo Cochran-Hill, 66, of Vidor, TX died Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 at Christus St. Elizabeth hospital in Beaumont, TX. Born in Beaumont, she was a longtime resident of Vidor who liked to crochet and sitting on her front porch watching her flowers bloom. Deborah also loved to listen to Elvis but she especially enjoyed spending time with her family and was the “best” mom and meme in the world. Deborah also loved the Lord and her dog “Maddie”. A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Turning Point Church. Deborah is survived by 1 daughter; Denise Lukenbill-Hare and her husband Monroe, Jr. of Vidor, 2 sons; Richard Hill, Jr. and his wife Rhonda Pittman-Hill of Vidor and Dennis Hill and his wife Lorie also of Vidor, Chene and Rusty Bingham of Evadale, TX and Randal Flowers of Vidor.

Thu
17
Aug

Lawrence Larry Lyons

Larry Lyons, 71, of Vidor died Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Mid Jefferson Extended Care Hospital in Nederland, Texas. A native of Orange, TX, he was a lifelong resident of Vidor. Larry served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam conflict and was a Bronze Star recipient. He was a member of VFW Vidor Post # 8246. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Larry was preceded in death by his sister Diane Ardis. He is survived by his sons Tracy Lyons of Houston, TX, Scotty Lyons and his wife Leesa of GA, daughter Natasha Lyons of TX, brother Will Lyons of Vidor, TX and Charlie Lyons of Beaumont, TX and 7 grandchildren.

Thu
17
Aug

James Cobb Sr.

James Gregory Cobb, Sr., 93, of Beaumont, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017. He was a native of Birmingham, AL, and a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. He established Cobb Air Conditioning in 1947 and owned and operated the company for over 40 years. He started Cobb Construction in 1972. His funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 18, 2017, at Broussard’s, Beaumont, with his interment to follow with full military honors at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont. He is survived by his daughters, Dianne Cobb Walker and Patty Cobb Maida, both of Beaumont; his son, Greg Cobb, Jr. of Crystal Beach; seven grandchildren, and 14 greatgrandchildren. Also surviving Gregory are his brother, Howard Cobb, of Beaumont and sister, Joy Busbee of Vidor. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, P.O. Box 515, Northampton, Massachusetts 01061.

Tue
15
Aug

Lawrence Larry Lyons

Larry Lyons, 71, of Vidor died Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Mid Jefferson Extended Care Hospital in Nederland, Texas. A native of Orange, TX, he was a lifelong resident of Vidor. Larry served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam conflict and was a Bronze Star recipient. He was a member of VFW Vidor Post # 8246. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Larry was preceded in death by his sister Diane Ardis. He is survived by his sons Tracy Lyons of Houston, TX, Scotty Lyons and his wife Leesa of GA, daughter Natasha Lyons of TX, brother Will Lyons of Vidor, TX and Charlie Lyons of Beaumont, TX and 7 grandchildren.

Tue
15
Aug

Bessie Mae Staha

Bessie Mae Staha, 90, of Vidor, TX passed away from this life on Aug. 6, 2017. She was born on Aug 4, 1927 in Tanglewood, TX to Ross and Mamie (Shaver) Baker. A memorial service will be held on Monday, August 21st at 2:00pm at Claybar Watkins Funeral Home with burial to follow at Forrest Lawn Cemetary in Beaumont. She is survived by a brother Jimmy Baker and a son Dennis Weaver all of Beaumont, TX; a daughter Beverly & husband William Kimball of Vidor; son-in-law George Shaw of Houston; 27 grandkids, numerous great-grandkids and numerous great-greatgrandkids. Bessie was prededed in death by her parents R.D. Baker and Mamie Baker; husband Ray Staha; daughter Glenda Shaw; sons Michael Howell, Bobby, Ronnie and Jesse Weaver.

Tue
15
Aug

BOBBY J. NOBLES

Bobby J. Nobles, 90, of Vidor died Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at his residence. A native of Quitman, MS, he lived in Vidor for 58 years and was retired from Beaumont Independent School District after more than 20 years of service. Services are pending. Survivors include his wife, Ann Nobles and numerous nieces and nephews.

Tue
15
Aug

Shane Thomas Browne

Shane T. Browne, 29, of Vidor died Thursday, August 10, 2017 in Tyler. A native and a longtime resident of Vidor he was a stage hand in the entertainment business. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Memorial Funeral Home, with cremation to follow. He is survived by his mother Lisa Dark of Vidor, and sister Kandis Shugart of Orange.

Tue
15
Aug

Earl D. Frederick

Earl D. Frederick, 75, of LaBelle, died Friday, August 11, 2017. He was a native of 14, Beaumont, and was the youngest superintendent over two pump stations on the Alaska Pipeline Project. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 11:00 a.m., Monday, August 14, 2017, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Fannett, with interment following at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, Port Neches. Survivors include his son, Charles L. “Chuck” Frederick of Rosharon; daughter, A. Danielle Frederick Faraci of LaBelle; two grandchildren; sister, Delores “Dee” Frederick Howard of Mauriceville; brother, L.J. Frederick of Orange. Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Burn Center, 815 Market St., Galveston, Texas 77550.

Tue
15
Aug

Marcia Lorrainne Warrick

Marcia Lorrainne Warrick, 84, of Beaumont died Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at Calder Woods. She was a native of Grand Rapids, MI. She retired as a registered nurse from Beaumont Medical and Surgical Hospital. Her memorial service was held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, August 14, 2017, at Broussard’s, Beaumont. Her cremation was handled through Broussard’s Crematorium. Survivors include her children, Linda Bahnsen of Lumberton; Sandra Myers of Philadelphia, PA; Brian Goble of Keller; David Goble of Houston; Bill Warrick of Buda; Kathy Boullion of Beaumont; and Linda Fenner of Orangefield; 22 grandchildren;28 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4 Bayou Brandt Drive, Suite B, Beaumont, Texas 77706.

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