Obituaries

Tue
17
Jul

Clifford Richard

Clifford Richard, 81, of Vidor died Thursday, July 12, 2018 at his residence. A native of Crowley, LA, he was a longtime resident of Vidor. He was a retired department manager for TSO in Beaumont where he worked for 40+ years and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. A mass of Christian burial was celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 16, 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church with burial following at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor. He was survived by his wife, Shirley Richard of Vidor; son, Aaron Richard Houston; daughter, Donna Grant of Vidor; brothers, Jack Richard of Baton Rouge, LA, and Joe Roy of Kaplan, LA; and two grandchildren

Tue
17
Jul

Ruby Langley

Ruby Langley, 74, of     Buna, died Sunday, July 8, 2018. She was a native of Beaumont. Survivors include her husband, Ray Langley, Sr.; sons, Charles “Chuck” Ray Langley of Jasper; Darryl Eugene Langley of Ocean Springs, MS; and Doicus Ray Langley, Jr. of Woodbury, MN; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; stepbrother, and Billy Don Collier of Seattle, WA. A memorial service was held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 21, 2018, at Broussard’s, Silsbee. Her committal was held at Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Southeast Texas, P.O. Box 1629, Beaumont, Texas 77704.

Tue
17
Jul

Glynn Allen Gaudet

Glynn A. Gaudet, 71, of Vidor died Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas in Beaumont. He was a lifelong resident of Vidor and a Vietnam veteran of the US Army, where he was awarded a Purple Heart Medal and a Bronze Star Medal. He worked for GSU Sabine Station for 28 years as the maintenance supervisor and also worked at the Bayer Refinery as an operator. Cremation arrangements where entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Memorial Funeral Home. He was survived by his wife, Georgia Gaudet of Vidor; son, Paul Gaudet of Vidor; sister, Nancy Mericle of Jasper; granddaughter, Austyn Gaudet and great-granddaughter Ella Gaudet.

Tue
10
Jul

Shirley Singeltary

Shirley Singeltary, 93, of Beaumont died Tuesday, July 3, 2018. She was a native of Plaquemine, LA, and was involved in the travel business for many years in Beaumont and Houston. A graveside service was held Monday, July 9, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. She is survived by son Larry Mills of Beaumont; grandson Brian Mills of Beaumont; granddaughter Lori Smith of Baton Rouge, LA; four great-granddaughters; and sister Jean Anderson of Gunter.

Tue
10
Jul

Danny L. Hurlburt

Danny L. Hurlburt, 55 of Vidor died Sunday, July 8,2018 at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, TX. A native of Beaumont, TX, he was a longtime resident of Vidor. Danny was owner/ operator of Danny’s Pump and Repair. He was an avid hunter and enjoyed catfishing with his family. Visitation will begin at 6:00 pm Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am Thursday, July 12, 2018 at Memorial Funeral Home with burial to follow at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor. Danny is survived by his sons Chris Hurlburt and his wife Jennifer, Joe Hurlburt and his fiancé Cassandra Samuels all of Vidor, TX, sisters Debbie Durham of Kirbyville, TX, Delores Freeman of Kountze, TX, Donna Wells of Houston, TX, brothers Donny Hurlburt of Montana, Jared Hurlburt of Vidor, TX, Layne Bonin of Labelle, TX and Stephen Bonin of Vandeburg, CA, sister Rachel Stephenson of Vidor, TX, 2 grandchildren and one on the way.

Tue
10
Jul

Loretta Estell Purkey

1944-2018

Tue
10
Jul

Percy Lee “Buddy” Foreman

July 12, 1923 - June 30, 2018

Thu
05
Jul

Charles Dexter Watson

Charles Dexter Watson, 82, of Vidor died Thursday June 28, 2018 at Vidor Health and Rehab. He was born on August 21, 1935 in Liberty, Texas and was a lifelong resident of Vidor. He retired as Machinist Safety Engineer of Bayer Polysar, in Orange, Texas. His other careers consisted of police officer, firefighter, and emergency medical technician. He was a member at Central Baptist Church in Vidor, Texas. His favorite hobbies were fishing and controlling RC airplanes. Charles was married to Victoria Watson for 63 years and had three children, Charles Robert Watson and his wife Camelia Kay Petitt from Tomball, Texas, Victoria Lynn Watson Parker and her husband Jerry Allen Parker from Vidor, Texas, and Edward Lee Watson and his wife Carla Watson from Vidor, Texas. He had ten grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. Visitation began at 6:00 pm Sunday, July 1, 2018 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor.

Thu
05
Jul

Bobbie Jane Williams

Jane Williams 81 of Vidor died Friday, June 29th, 2018 at her residence. A native of Garrison, Texas, she was raised in Orange, Texas, and was a longtime resident of Vidor. Jane was a member of First United Methodist Church in Vidor. She was an active member of the church acting as a past youth director and Sunday school teacher, she also helped with the shoebox ministries and was a member of the quilting club. Jane was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved sports and was a LSU and Texas Ranger fan. When she was younger she enjoyed camping and fishing. Jane was well traveled. She was an avid reader and great homemaker. The past couple of years she has adored her cat Snowflake. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm and the funeral service at 2:00 pm Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor with burial to follow at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor. Jane is survived by her husband of 62 years Bobby Williams of Vidor, TX, daughter Pamela J.

Thu
05
Jul

Shirley Virginia McLain

Shirley Virginia McLain, 83, of Vidor, Texas went home to be with her Lord & Savior on Saturday, June 30, 2018. Shirley was born on February 17, 1935 in Nacogdoches, Texas to Freddie and Ida Belle Norton. Shirley graduated from Vidor High School and then received training as a Radiology Technician; she would retire from St. Elizabeth’s Hospital where she worked as a Radiology Technician for 39 years. Shirley was outgoing, caring, loving and selfsacrificing. She was a terrific mother, and a wonderful grandmother. She volunteered her time and energy at the United Christian Care Center in Vidor, and as a member of the Kitchen Team at 1st Baptist Church in Vidor. Shirley was a member of TOPS #TX345 of Vidor, and the Red Hat Society. She will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved her. Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, Freddie and Ida Belle Norton; her loving husband of 48 years, Lester McLain; and a brother, Doyle Norton.

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