Places

  • Beaumont is also known as: Jefferson County / Beaumont city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Lawrence Vickers (american football player), Lucas Babin (actor), Detrick Hughes (author and poet), Julie Bell (illustrator and painter), Mark Chesnutt (singer and singer-songwriter), Brian Sanches (baseball player), and Jay Bruce (baseball player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Beaumont Enterprise, University Press, and Beaumont Journal.

History

Lamar University with its 15,000 students is located in Beaumont. The city's daily newspaper is The Beaumont Enterprise, while The Examiner is published weekly. Gulf States Utilities had its headquarters in Beaumont until its absorption by Entergy Corporation in 1993. GSU's Edison Plaza headquarters is still the tallest building in Beaumont (as of 2011). Since 1907, Beaumont has been home of the South Texas State Fair. In 2004, the venue for the Fair changed to Ford Park, a new, larger facility on the west end of Beaumont. In 1824 Noah and Nancy Tevis settled on the west bank of Neches River and organized a farm. Soon after that, a small community grew up around the farm, which was named Tevis Bluff or Neches River Settlement. In 1835 the land of Tevises together with nearby community of Santa Anna (in total, 50 acres or 200,000 m) was purchased by Henry Millard...

The official website for the city of Beaumont is http://www.cityofbeaumont.com/.

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Beaumont Obituaries

It was reported on April 17th, 2016 that Jeffery A Gilbert died in Beaumont, Texas.  Gilbert was 62 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jeffery A's life.

It was noted by Graham Leader on February 12th, 2016 that Brenda Slaughter (Brown) passed on in Beaumont, Texas.  Ms. Slaughter was 59 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Brenda's life.

It was revealed by Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier on January 14th, 2016 that Marian Elane Pressley (Nixon) died in Hiawatha, Iowa.  Ms. Pressley was 75 years old and was born in Beaumont, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marian Elane's life.

It was reported by San Mateo County Times on December 27th, 2015 that Elsie Florine Kelley (Lusk) passed away in San Jose, California.  Ms. Kelley was 95 years old and was born in Beaumont, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elsie Florine's life.

It was disclosed by Arizona Republic on December 11th, 2015 that Jackie Marie Thornhill (Powers) passed away in Arizona.  Ms. Thornhill was 87 years old and was born in Beaumont, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jackie Marie's life.

It was written by Tri-City Herald on September 13th, 2015 that Jeri Lynne Bearden (Ashley) perished in Richland, Washington.  Ms. Bearden was 66 years old and was born in Beaumont, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jeri Lynne's life.

It was noted on May 14th, 2015 that David K Switzer perished in Beaumont, Texas.  Switzer was 89 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David K's life.

It was reported by The Times Record on March 4th, 2015 that Frank D "Buddy" Wolff died in Augusta, Maine.  Wolff was 81 years old and was born in Beaumont, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Frank D "Buddy"'s life.

It was reported on February 1st, 2015 that Walter C Jr Dorn died in Beaumont, Texas.  Dorn was 65 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Walter C Jr's life.

It was written by The Lufkin Daily News on January 2nd, 2015 that Bessie Mae McQueen Griffin passed on in Beaumont, Texas.  Griffin was 98 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Bessie Mae McQueen's life.

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David Ray Todd -- Orangeburg
Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Billy Kyles ... He was a graduate of Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas, with a BS degree in chemical engineering. Mr. Todd was a member of the Church of Christ where he served as an Elder ...
http://www.thetandd.com/news/local/obituaries/article_eafd87ca-e319-11df-9847-001cc4c002e0.html

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Cameron Dyson, 20, a combat engineer from Beaumont, Texas ... Villarreal was buried at San Fernando Archdiocesan Cemetery in his home state of Texas on October 25. LCpl. Francisco R. Jackson, A 24-year-old field artillery cannoneer, was killed while on ...
http://www.ocregister.com/news/pendleton-273742-practice-sweep.html

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of Falls Chapel United Methodist Fellowship, and Mrs. Merle Anthony. Interment with Masonic honors will follow in Riverside Cemetery. Elray was born July 15, 1917, in Beaumont, Texas, son of Arthur Lee and Vera Adell (Sullivan) Hardy. He grew up in Winnie ...
http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2010/oct/24/no-headline---wf_paid_obits_recurrence/

Laura Fruge Broussard
She will be laid to rest at Kaplan Cemetery with Reverend David Broussard officiating ... Broussard of Gueydan; one sister, Lillias Ebner of Beaumont, Texas; five grandchildren, Marica White, Dena Petry, Whitney Romero III, Jarod Romero and Craig Romero ...
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Magnolia Cemetery is a Non Profit Perpetual Care Cemetery serving Southeast Texas for ... Here at Magnolia Cemetery our staff is committed to serving the ...
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