"More Than 125 Years Of Time Honored Values"


EST. 1889

A Family Concern

In the late 1800's, Alex Broussard, owner of A. Broussard Livery Stable, opened the first funeral parlor in Southeast Texas. That first wood framed parlor was soon replaced by a large brick facility in downtown Beaumont which still stands today. Later, the family firm moved to a large, stately home at the corner of Calder Avenue and Forest Street. In 1958, they moved to one of their present locations in a quiet neighborhood on McFaddin in Beaumont.

Continuing Our Traditions

In this age of constant corporate funeral home buyouts and takeovers, families find comfort in knowing there is still a family owned and operated firm with five generations of compassion, continuity, and dignity. The Broussard family feels strongly about their traditions and their family's obligation to maintain both the high standards of excellence in service and their ability to serve the entire community by always keeping their services affordable.
Tommy Tade

Tommy Tade

Robert “Tommy” Tade, 67, of Port Arthur, died Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston. He was born November 21, 1951, in Port Arthur, to Helen Jean Thomas Tade and Robert George Tade. Tommy was a United Stated Army veteran, having served as a military policeman in Heidelberg, Germany. In 2015, he retired from Valero after forty years. He enjoyed traveling, gardening, and was a Civil War buff. Survivors include his wife, Katherine Tade, of Nederland; daughters, Emily Jean Tade Hensley, of Manville and Erin Jessica Tade, of New Orleans, Louisiana; and son, Ethan Jacob Tade, of Nederland. He is preceded in death by his parents, Helen and Robert Tade. Cremation arrangements for Mr. Tade will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Donor...

Read more:

Marie Martin

Marie Martin

Marie Martin, 66, of Nederland, died Saturday, December 8, 2018. She was born on March 19, 1952, in Port Arthur, to Hazel Marie Terry Thweatt and Eliis Elbert Thweatt, Sr. Marie worked as a child care provider at Green Frog Day Care. She and her mother were the former owners of Jack -N- Jill Day Care. Survivors include her son, David Lewis and his wife, Roseann Lewis, of Port Arthur; father, Ellis Elbert Thweatt and his wife, Ann Thweatt, of Nederland; granddaughters, Mallory Lewis of Port Arthur, Ashley Miller of Groves, Megan Havens, and Savannah Havens, both of Fannett; great-grandchildren, Kylie Havens of Fannett, Kaisyn Edelen, Dysin Miller, and Cassius Edelen, all of Groves; and brother, Ellis Thweatt, Jr. of Nederland. She was preceded in death by her mother, Hazel Marie Thweatt; and husband, Ed Martin. A gathering of Mrs. Martin’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, December 13, 2018, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederl...

Read more:

Drue McMullen Talley

Drue McMullen Talley

Drue McMullen Talley, 84, of Beaumont, died Monday, December 10, 2018, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. She was born on April 6, 1934, to Eva Sue Payne McMullen and William Harvey McMullen, to McAlester, Oklahoma. Survivors include her nephew, Bob Scruggs and his wife, Gail, of Houston and Randall C. Adam of Healdsburg, California; niece, Laurie A. Jacob of Wellesley, Massachusetts; and cousin, Ray McMullen and his wife, Judy, of Houston. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lawrence E. Talley; sister, Mary McMullen Scruggs. A gathering of Mrs. Talley’s family and friends will begin at 10:00 a.m., with her memorial service to follow at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. A family graveside service was held at Magnolia Cemetery, Beaumont....

Read more:

Loretta Faye Williams

Loretta Faye Williams

Loretta Faye Williams, 92, of Beaumont, passed away December 9, 2018, in Conroe. Loretta was born on January 16, 1926, in Hersnshaw, West Virginia. She was the widow of Charles D. Williams. Loretta enjoyed bowling, cooking, sewing, and being with her family. Survivors include her daughter, Patricia Meek and her husband, Henry of The Woodlands; granddaughters, Jennifer Anderson and her husband, Michael, of Flowery Branch, Georgia; Shannon Eastin and her husband, Scott, of Cummings, Georgia; Kerri Rangel and her husband, Gabriel, of Montgomery; Tiffany Kaspar and her husband, Zachary, of Vidor; and Tessa Gibson of Montgomery; and eleven great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Delbert Williams; son, Donald L. Williams; and great-grandchild, Rayleigh Kaspar. A gathering of Mrs. Williams’ family and friends will be from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., Monday, December 17, 2018, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. A graveside service wi...

Read more:

Patricia

Patricia "Patty" Louise Dean

Patricia “Patty” Louise Dean, 73, of Nederland, died Monday, December 10, 2018. She was born on May 4, 1945, in New Castle, Pennsylvania, to Pauline Ruth Guy Lambright and William Edward Lambright. Survivors include her daughter, Deborah Wagner and her husband, James, of Nederland; son, Bobby S. Dean, Jr. and his wife, Donna, of Vidor; grandchildren, Bobby Dean III and his fiancée, Claire Grasso; Jennifer Latiolais and her husband, Troy; and Joshua Dean and his wife, Jenna; great-grandchildren, Emma Latiolais and Nora Latiolais; sisters, Sally Johnson, Ina Strealy, and Mary K. Broome; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Donny, Roy, and Bill; and sisters, Barbara and Nancy. A gathering of Ms. Dean’s family and friends will begin 1:00 p.m., followed by her memorial service at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 13, 2018, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Cremation arrangements were handled throug...

Read more:

obit corner

TESTIMONIALS

OUR LOCATIONS

McFaddin Ave

2000 McFaddin Avenue.
Beaumont, Texas 77701

409.832.1621

mcfaddin@broussards1889.com

Major Drive

1605 N. Major Drive
Beaumont, Texas 77713

409.866.3838

major@broussards1889.com

Nederland

505 N. 12th Street
Nederland, Texas 77627

409.722.3456

nederland@broussards1889.com

Silsbee

490 Cemetery Road
Silsbee, Texas 77657

409.386.1000

silsbee@broussards1889.com

Winnie

134 W. Buccaneer
Winnie, Texas 77665

409.296.2211

winnie@broussards1889.com

Kountze

530 W. Monroe
Kountze, Texas 77625

409.246.3466

kountze1@broussards1889.com

You can reach us 24 hours a day.

Call Us : 409.832.1621