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Clayton Ashworth

Funeral services for Clayton “Clay Boy” Paul Ashworth, 17, of DeRidder, will be held Friday, December 08, 2017, at 2:00 P.M. at the First Baptist Church in DeRidder, with Pastor Josh Eubanks and Rev. Dr. Ralph Beasley, Sr officiating. Burial will follow in Whitaker Cemetery, under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of DeRidder. Visitation will be held Thursday, December 7, 2017, from 5 P. M. until 8 P.M. in Labby Memorial Funeral Home in DeRidder, and from 12 P.M. until time of the service, 2 P.M., Friday, December 8, 2017, in First Baptist Church of DeRidder. Clayton was born September 13, 2000, in Fort Campbell, KY, to Jason Paul and Wendy Carol Beasley Ashworth. He passed away on December 2, 2017, from injuries received in an automobile accident. “Clay” was an energetic and spirited young man who loved life and the outdoors. It was his caring and compassionate demeanor that drew people to love him.

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Clarence James “CJ” Mayea

On December 9th, 2017 at 12:18 p.m. while surrounded by his loving wife and four daughters, CJ Mayea smiled one last time, then gently slipped into the arms of the angels. CJ was a 1957 graduate of Vidor High School, retired from the Pipe Fitters Local 195, and a long time resident of Buna, TX. Visitation was Monday, December 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home with interment following at Restlawn Memorial Park. He is survived by his wife Dotty Mayea, daughters Diana McDaniel and her husband Lynn of Willis, TX, Christine Knight and her husband Kenney of Beaumont, TX, Jenell Williams and her husband James of Buna, TX and Sheri Kelly and her husband Rowdy also of Buna. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild, brothers Ronnie Mayea and his wife Lynn of Vidor and Danny Mayea and his wife Linda also of Vidor.

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Matthew Louis Zambardino

Matt Zambardino, 67 of Vidor earned his angel wings and went to be with the Lord Sunday, December 10th, 2017 at his residence. A native of Beaumont, Texas, he was a longtime resident of Vidor. Matt was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Vidor and was retired from Bethlehem Steel in Beaumont. he served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam conflict. Matt”s favorite pass time was watching his Dallas Cowboys and enjoyed fishing. He was a gifted carpenter, enjoyed gardening and loved all animals especially his schnauzers. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. A mass will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church with cremation to follow. Matt was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Annette Zambardino, brother Mark Zambardino and 2 of his schnauzers Holly and Meagan.

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Peggy Darlene Butler

Peggy Darlene Butler, 83, of Vidor, died Saturday, December 9, 2017, in Beaumont. A graveside service was held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Beaumont.

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Allen Joseph Robin

Allen Joseph Robin, 85, of Mauriceville died Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at his home.He was a native of Arnaudville, LA, he was a resident of Mauriceville for 30 years and an Operator with B.F. Goodrich retiring in 1994. He was a veteran of the US Army. Funeral service were held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Levingston Funeral Home in Port Neches. Burial followed at Oak Bluff Memorial Park. Surviving relatives include his wife, Kay Robin; daughter, Debbie Weller; sons, Phillip Robin, Leslie Robin, and Michael Robin all of Mauriceville; sisters, Gertie Bouillon of Groves; Mary Lena Cheek of Florida; Janice Ray of Orangefield; brother, Leonard Robin of Groves; 10 grand-children; and six great-grandchildren.

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Robert Eugene Clayton Sr.

Robert E. Clayton Sr., 84 of Vidor died Thursday, October 5, 2017 at his residence. A native of Pascagoula, Mississippi, he was a longtime resident of Vidor, Texas. Robert was a member of Pecan Acres Baptist Church in Vidor and was a retired Iron Workers with Local Union #135. Robert served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, dancing and times spent with family and friends.

Visitation began at 6:00 pm Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. Graveside services was held at 2:00 pm Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor.

Robert was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years Joyce Ann Clayton and son Robert “Buster” Clayton Jr.

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Ronald C. Kennerty

Ronald C. Kennerty, 89, of Vidor, TX, died Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 in Beaumont, TX. He was born on September 24th, 1928 in Charleston, SC and lived in Aruba N.W.I. for 12 years. Ron graduated from Lago Community High School and received his B.B.A. degree from Lamar University in 1956. He retired from Great Lakes Carbon Corporation and was a U.S. Army veteran and served in Germany achieving the rank of Corporal. Ron was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church of Vidor, TX and a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 5789. He was also a past chairman of the Camping and Activities Committee, Beaumont Council Boy Scouts of America.

A memorial service will be Friday, October 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Interment will be at Houston National Cemetery at a later date.

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Holly Sue Hudgens

Holly Sue Hudgens, 54, of Vidor died Monday, October 9, 2017 in Beaumont.

A native of San Diego, CA she was a longtime resident of Vidor and attended Lamar State College Orange and graduated Magna Cum Laude as a pharmacy tech.

Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas Hudgens; daughter, Tabitha Jordan of Beaumont; son, Richard Denson of Indiana; and three grandchildren. She is also survived by her father; Jimmy Denson of Vidor and brother, Jimmy Denson also of Vidor.

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Randall Bordelon

Randall “Randy” Bordelon, 58, of Lumberton, died Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont.

He was a native of Alexandria, LA.

A gathering of family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Friday, October 13, 2017, at Broussard’s, Beaumont. His funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 14, 2017, at Broussard’s, with interment to follow at Memory Gardens of Jefferson County, Nederland.

Survivors include his wife, Catherine Raynine Bordelon; daughters, Brandi Campbell of Lumberton and Brittani Bordelon of Lumberton and Clint Mobley of Jasper; sons, Christopher Ray Bordelon of Lumberton and William Dean White of Baton Rouge, LA; friend/son, Jacob Knoblock of Sour Lake; brother, Richard “Rick” Bordelon of Orange; sister, Karyn Rainwater of Vidor; and five grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.

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Roy Carreon

Roy Carreon, 67, of Vidor, TX died Sunday, October 8th, 2017. A native of Los Angeles, CA, he was a longtime resident of Vidor and owner of Carreon’s Tree Service for 23 years. Roy liked to read, listen to music, watch western movies, and being outside. He loved being the “hero” and “protector” of everyone and was known to try and out do everybody but he especially enjoyed playing with his grandchildren. Roy is survived by 2 sons; Ryan Roy Carreon of Vidor and Wayne Stone and his wife Kate of Utah, 4 grandchildren; Raylynn Carreon, Brycen Stone, Ryan Carreon, and Reese Carreon, 3 sisters; Betty Alvarado, Barbara Leeman, and Susan O’Flarty, and 4 brothers; Richard Moreno, Arthur Moreno, Raymond Moreno, and Ruben Moreno. Roy was preceded in death by his parents; Robert and Celia Carreon and 2 brothers; Ray and Robert Carreon. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor.

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