Obituaries


Veteran

Rev. O. W. Mack

October 5, 2017

Rev. Oliver Wendell "O.W." Mack, 93 native of Hearne, TX passed away from his earthly labor to begin his journey to his heavenly reward on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont, TX.  He served proudly in the U.S. Army duri

Mrs. Mozell Hope Laday

Mozell Hope Laday, 79 of Beaumont, passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Baptist Hospital.  Precious memories are left to her children, Joseph Laday, III (Marlaina), Albert Laday (Mary), Roylee Laday (Krystal); Alberta Laday, Elizabeth L

Mr. James 'DJ Playamusic' Jimmons, II

December 9, 2017

James Vincent Jimmons, II also known as "Playamusic" 28 of Beaumont, TX passed away at his home on Thursday, November 30, 2017.  He was the owner and CEO of V.E.R.S.E Records and a music producer. Precious memories are left to his wife, CaSand

Veteran

Mr. Robert Smith

December 2, 2017

Robert Smith, 63 of Beaumont, TX passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at his home.  He was a U. S. Army veteran.  He is survived by his daughter, Prentence Clark (Brandon); mother, Gloria Armour; brothers, Elroy Smith, Jr., Donald Smith

Mr. Ronald Charles Allen

December 2, 2017

Ronald Charles Allen, 64 of Beaumont, TX passed away at Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital in Houston, TX on Monday, November 20, 2017.  He is survived by his son, Ronald Cesare Allen, II and his brother, Morris Allen (Eunice) and a host o

Veteran

Mr. August Semien, Jr.

December 2, 2017

August Semien, Jr., 67 of Beaumont, TX passed away on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at the VA Hospital in Houston, TX. He was a U.S. veteran. He is survived by his wife, Judith Semien; children, Kenneth Earl Semien, Sr., Isreal Davis Minkins, El

Mr. Donald Wayne Smith, Sr. & Mrs. Gladys Smith Kyle

November 11, 2017

Mrs. Gladys Kyle, 74 of Beaumont, Texas passed away on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont.  She was retired from the Housekeeping Dept. at Baptist Hospital.  Memories are left to her son, Dornell Kyle, daughter and her husba

Mrs. Brenda K. Cooper-Barnes

November 11, 2017

Brenda K. Cooper-Barnes, 69 of Beaumont, Tx passed away at Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital in Houston, Tx on Saturday, October 28, 2017.  She was an educator in the Beaumont Independent School District where she retired after many years of se

Mrs. Olevia Redmond

August 5, 2017

Olevia Redmond, 69 of Beaumont, passed away on July 22, 2017 at Baptist Hospital.  Precious memories are left to her husband, Empress Redmond; sons, Empress Hill, Ian Thomas, and Johnnie Scott (Carol Ann); raised like a daughter, Wanda Hart; brot

Mr. George C. Washington, Sr.

August 5, 2017

George C. Washington, Sr., 76 of Beaumont, passed away at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital on July 27, 2017.  He was a retired operator with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Plant.  He is survived by his wife, Anita Washington; children, George Wash

Veteran

Mr. Andre Demetris Arline

August 5, 2017

Andre Demetris Arline, 40 of Silsbee, Texas passed away on at his work place, Texas Dept. of Corrections - Ferguson Prison Unit in Midway, Texas on Sunday, July 16, 2017, where he worked as a correctional officer.  Andre also proudly served in th

Ms. Marva Jackson

July 27, 2017

Marva Jackson, age 65, of Beaumont, Texas went from her earthly labor to begin her heavenly transition on July 18, 2017 at Jefferson Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Beaumont.  She was born in Beaumont to Leonard, Jr. and Earnestine James J