Obituaries

Mrs. Billie Merchant

January 24, 2021

Billie S. Merchant, 95, of DeRidder, Louisiana, passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at her home in Beaumont. Memories of Billie are left to her sons, George A. Pryor III (Dorothy), J.V. Merchant (Ilene), Mark A. Merchant (Mary), Frederick Merc

Mr. Charles Harrington

January 23, 2021

Charles Harrington, 75, of Beaumont, Texas passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at Jefferson Nursing Home in Beaumont. Charles was a retired security guard at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Memories of Charles are left to his son, Michael Harring

Mr. Matthew Joseph 'Cha-Chi' Francis, Sr.

January 23, 2021

Matthew Joseph Francis, Sr., "ChaChi" as family and friends fondly called him, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at age 93. Born March 12, 1927, in Church Point, Louisiana, to Wilfred and Lottie Roy Francis, he was the el

Mrs. Ida Shaw

January 25, 2021

Ida Connie Reed Shaw, 76, of Beaumont, Texas, passed away on Friday, December 11, 2020, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. Ida was a 1962 graduate of Charlton Pollard High School in Beaumont. She later moved to California, where she met her husband a

D'Juana M. Davillier-Fowler

January 23, 2021

D'Juana M. Davillier-Fowler, 39, of Beaumont, Texas passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at her home. She was a transportation program manager at Southeast Texas Regional Planning Commission. Memories of D'Juana are left to her husba

Mrs. Katie Marie Parker

Katie Marie Parker, 72, of Beaumont, Texas, passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Serenity Assisted Care Living – Beaumont. She was a retired surgical technician at Medical and Surgical Hospital (MASH) in Beaumont. Katie was preceded in de

Veteran

Mr. Curtis Leroy Sutton

January 20, 2021

His Life Story... Curtis Leroy Sutton, son of the late Lou Ella Sutton and late Bud Bell, was born on June 24, 1950, in Shreveport, LA.  He attended Charlton Pollard High School in Beaumont, TX. Curtis served in the United States Marine Corps from

Veteran

Mr. Leslie Donnell Jones, Sr.

January 16, 2021

Leslie Donnell Jones, Sr., 66, a native of Beaumont, Texas, passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021, at home in Bacliff, Texas, with his family. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran.  He also retired as a commercial truck driver. Memories are left

Mrs. Fran Michelle Malvo

January 16, 2021

Fran Michelle Malvo, 49, of Beaumont, Texas passed away on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at  The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. At the time of Fran's death she was employed with the City of Beaumont Health Department. Fran left memorie

Mrs. Frances Pearl Williams

January 15, 2021

Frances Pearl Williams, 91, of Beaumont, Texas, passed away at her home with her family on Thursday, January 7, 2021. Frances was a retired school nurse with the Beaumont Independent School District. Memories are left to her sons, Benjamin Keit

Mr. Herman 'Tookie' Granger

Herman "Tookie" Granger, 82, of Beaumont, Texas passed away on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. He was a retired oil rigger with Union Oil/Unical Refinery. Memories of Herman are to his wife, Bobbie Jean

Mrs. Rose Jones

January 9, 2021

Rose Jones, 72, of Beaumont, Texas passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. She was a retired crossing guard for the City of Beaumont. Memories of Rose are to her son, Gerald G. Jones Jr (Cathy); daughters, Tamel