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Obituaries

Miguel Escalon, Jr.

Miguel Escalon, Jr.

9/9/2013

Miguel Escalon, Jr., 57, of Baytown, passed away suddenly on Monday, September 9, 2013, in a local hospital. He was born May 6, 1956, in Nacogdoches, Texas, to Miguel Escalon and Angelica Lopez Escalon. Miguel was a resident of Baytown for thirty-five years and was a member of the Catholic faith. He worked for Brock Scaffolding. Besides spending time with his grandson, Miguel enjoyed reading, watching animal planet and was an enthusiastic... Read more

James Gordon

James Gordon

9/5/2013

James Gordon, 92, of Baytown, passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2013. He was born in Glasgow Scotland, on January 26, 1921, to James Gordon and Catherine Cameron. He came to the United States at the age of five. He was an honor graduate of Kingspoint U. S. Merchant Marine Academy. He proudly served in the United States Navy in the South Pacific during World War II. Mr. Gordon was discharged as a lieutenant in 1947. Following his... Read more

Clara Blasdell Hollis

Clara Blasdell Hollis

9/5/2013

Clara ("MiMi") Blasdell Hollis, 103, passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2013, in Baytown. She was born on December 8, 1909, to Jonathan Hiram and Martha Rose Capers Blasdell, in San Antonio, Texas, and was the fourth of five children. The family moved to East Houston and the Heights. Clara's father worked as a carpenter and builder. She was twelve when her father died from a fall from a ladder, so, everyone had to do their part to keep... Read more

Bobbie Carole Bergeron

Bobbie Carole Bergeron

9/1/2013

Carole Bergeron, 73, passed away on Sunday, September 1, 2013, surrounded by her family, at Houston San Jacinto Methodist Hospital in Baytown, Texas. She was born on April 19, 1940, in Baytown, to Mabry J. and Ada M. Ellis. Carole was loved very much and will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.Carole was an English and journalism teacher in LaPorte, Texas, and later became a counselor, retiring in 1995. She graduated from... Read more

John Connealy

8/30/2013

His journey is over, John Connealy passed away on 8/30/13. This journey started in the winter of 1932 in Decatur, Nebraska and proceeded on thru Missouri until he finally found a home in Baytown, Texas.John was educated in Baytown schools, the U.S. Navy, Lee College, and the University of Texas. Prior to his senior year at Texas, John married his sweetheart Joan, his best friend and partner for life. From that union came Chris, Liz,... Read more

Gerald F. Landry

Gerald F. Landry

8/29/2013

Gerald Francis Landry, 84, a lifelong resident of Baytown, Texas, passed peacefully in his sleep on August 29, surrounded by his family. Gerald was born in Port Neches, Texas. He moved to Baytown after a short stint in the Navy, first working for Singer Sewing Machine, then for the City of Baytown as a health inspector, where he retired after 30 years of service. Gerald is preceded in passing by his dad and mom, Jack and Evelyn Landry, and... Read more

Grace Garrett Parker

Grace Garrett Parker

8/27/2013

Mrs. Grace Garrett Parker, 94, of Tomball, Texas, passed away August 27, 2013, in a Tomball assisted living center. She was born October 8, 1918, in Houston, Texas, to Roland Garrett and Josie Arnold. She was raised in IOOF and Rebekah's Home for Widows and Orphans in Corsicana, Texas, from December 8, 1932. Mrs. Parker graduated from the orphanage in 1937, and continued to be close to and remembered those who still lived there. She rarely... Read more

Joyce Bennett

Joyce Bennett

8/26/2013

Joyce Brown Bennett, age 65, of Baytown, Texas, passed away on Monday, August 26, 2013 at MD Anderson Cancer Center after a long courageous battle with cancer. She was born on June 24, 1948 in Camden, South Carolina to R. Henry and Nettie Leese Ogburn Brown. Joyce grew up in Camden, she attended the Camden area schools and went on to graduate from the University of South Carolina. On September 27, 1974, she married Dan Bennett of Baytown,... Read more

Donny  Reasoner

Donny Reasoner

8/24/2013

Donny Reasoner, age 50, of Baytown, passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2013, in Dayton. He was born on July 4, 1963, in Germany to Donald Earnest and Reta Joy Eckert Reasoner. Donny will be remembered as a man that never met a stranger and loved to have a good time. He loved to ride his motorcycle and enjoyed racing. Donny is survived by his wife, Molly Reasoner, of Baytown; son, Ryan Reasoner of Angleton; daughters, Rachel Ward and husband... Read more

William Patrick Meece

8/22/2013

William Patrick Meece "Billy", 51, of Highlands, Texas, passed away on Thursday August 22, 2013.The funeral service will be held at 10 A.M. Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at Sterling-White Cemetery. Reverend Rusty Ellisor of Church of the Resurrection will be officiating. Visitation will be held at 2 P.M. Monday, August 26, 2013 at Crespo & Jirrels Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral at Sterling-White Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are... Read more