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Obituaries

Melanie  Mayores

Melanie Mayores

9/24/2013

Melanie Masiba Mayores, age 53, of Baytown, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. She was born on August 18, 1960 in Zamboanga del Sur in The Philippines to Genaro and Remedios Masiba. Melanie was a Registered Nurse, and started her career in 1997 at Al Fanateer Hospital in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. From there she came to the U.S. and served at the Village Health Care Center in Missoula, Montana. In 2005 she joined the staff at San... Read more

Betty Jo Terrell

Betty Jo Terrell

9/24/2013

Betty Jo Terrell (January 18, 1929 - September 24, 2013)Friends may call from 6-8 on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at Crespo and Jirrels Funeral Home. The celebration of life will be at 10:00, Friday, September 26, 2013, at Crespos and Jirrells, Friday, September 26, 2013, in the Chapel of Crespo and Jirrels, with the Reverend Bo Rosser of Second Baptist Church, Highlands officiating.Betty Jo Terrell, 84, received her wings on Tuesday,... Read more

Terry Lawrence Tyson, Sr.

Terry Lawrence Tyson, Sr.

9/23/2013

Terry Lawrence Tyson, Sr., 80, passed from this world into the arms of his heavenly Father on Monday, September 23, 2013. He was born March 21, 1933, to Daniel P. (Barney) Tyson and Leta Hudspeth Tyson in Breckenridge, Texas, where he grew up and met his beautiful bride and wife of fifty-five years, Janis P. Tyson. Terry graduated from Breckenridge High School, attended Texas A&M University, and served in the U. S. Army, where he was stationed... Read more

Randolph  "Buddy" Franklin

Randolph "Buddy" Franklin

9/20/2013

Randolph Harold "Buddy" Franklin, age 82, of Poteet, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2013, in Baytown, TX. He was born on October 8, 1930, in Potosi, TX, to Leslie Pope and Gladys, Allen Franklin. Buddy proudly served his country in the United States Army. In June of 1955, he married Rosie Lee in Omaha, Nebraska. Mr. Franklin owned and operated Franklin Welding Service in the San Antonio area, where remaining works of his craft can be... Read more

Harold (Bro. Fred) Frederick

Harold (Bro. Fred) Frederick

9/20/2013

Pastor Harold Frederick (Bro. Fred), 78 of Trinidad, West Indies went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Friday, September 20, 2013. Harold was born to Ruby and James Frederick on April 3, 1935 in Los Bajos, Trinidad. As a boy, he attended Palo Seco Government School. As a teenager, he met and married the love of his life, Pettie E. Jacob. Harold and Pettie had nine children. Bro. Fred moved his family to St. Croix, USVI where... Read more

Verneal Clanahan Verret

Verneal Clanahan Verret

9/15/2013

Verneal Clanahan Verret , 92, formerly of Port Arthur, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2013, at Remington Park Assisted and Skilled Nursing Home in Baytown, Texas.Verneal was born on August 17, 1921, in Saratoga, Texas, to C.D. "Rags" and Vallie Clanahan. She lived in Port Arthur for over fifty years before moving to Baytown in 2008. Verneal worked at Mobil Oil Refinery in Beaumont during World War II. She loved to cook, sew, work in... Read more

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