"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.
Jo Sexton

Jo Sexton

Jo Sexton, 64, of Groves, died Sunday, January 14, 2018. She was born on November 22, 1953, in Beaumont, to Jo E. Gross Sexton and Arnold Sexton. Jo lived and breathed Astro’s baseball. She loved being a mother to all the family’s children. Jo could tell you pretty much anything about everything. She read the World Almanac every year. Jo was the most giving person and would always put others before herself. Survivors include her sister, Donna Middleton of Austin and Winde Fink and her fiancé, Carl Broussard, of Groves; brother, Marc Gaudet and his wife, Deborah; nieces, Amy Erwin, Heather Fink, Casey Bostick, Amber Middleton, MaryJo Frances Gaudet, Amelia Nicole Crabtree, and Annie Crabtree; nephews, Allen Fink, Joey Fink, Eric Middleton, Charlie Gaudet, Seth Gaudet, River Fink, J.B. Erwin, Cooper Murphy, Jason Harrison, and Dylan Harrison; and numerous other family members. She was preceded in death by her father, Arnold Sexton; mother, Jo E. Gaudet, and Charles...

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Ned Fowler

Ned Fowler

Ned Fowler, 90, of Beaumont, died Sunday, January 14, 2018. He was born on September 30, 1927, in Columbus, to Renata Hilmer Fowler and Henry Cornelius Fowler, and was a United States Navy veteran. Ned graduated from Texas A&M with a Bachelors of Science in 1948 and was a member of the Beaumont A&M Club. He retired as president of Ideco Dresser Rigs and Equipment. Ned is survived by his wife, Rose Mary Magliolo Fowler; daughter, Darlene Jackson and her husband, Terry; grandsons, Ryan Jackson and David Jackson; sister, Renee Sheffield and her husband, Reverend Earl Sheffield; and nieces and nephews. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Ned’s devoted caregivers, Jasmine Smith, Lakieth Reggie, Toshia Johnson, Sharesa Tatum, and Sandra Vanzandt. A gathering of Mr. Fowler’s family and friends will be 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at Broussard’s, 2000 McFaddin Avenue, Beaumont. His funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Th...

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Katherine Mitchell Hall

Katherine Mitchell Hall

Katherine Mitchell Hall, of Huntsville, formally of Beaumont, was born December 26, 1928, and joined our Lord on January 15, 2018.  She was the oldest child born to Julian and Mamie Mitchell.  She was married for forty-three years to Tom A. Hall, who preceded her in death in 1993.  In 2012, she moved to Huntsville to be close to her children.  She is survived by her children, Sandy Welker and her husband, Bob, of Huntsville; Tommy Hall and his wife, Jan, of Crockett and Margaret Pendergrass and her husband, Mike, of Carlton, Georgia; six grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Hollis Hall, of Dallas; sister-in-law, Marjorie Hall; and brother-in-law and sister- in-law, Darwyn and Peggy Ewest, all of Beaumont; and several nieces and nephews. Katherine was preceded in death by her sisters, Betty Edwards and Norma Goodlett; two d...

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Linda Nelson

Linda Nelson

Linda Nelson, 70, of Winnie, died Sunday, January 14, 2018, at Harbor Hospice, Beaumont. She was born on February 15, 1947, in Natchitoches, Louisiana, to Fern Williams Simmons and Oscar G. Simmons. Linda is survived by four children, nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and two sisters. A private family committal will be held at Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont....

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Robert "Bob" David Tammen

Robert “Bob” David Tammen, 86, of Beaumont, died Sunday, January 14, 2018. A native and lifelong resident of Beaumont, he was born on February 16, 1931, to Valrie and John Carl Tammen. Bob was a United States Army veteran, having served in the Korean War. He was a rice farmer for forty years. Bob is survived by his son, Chris Tammen and his wife, Janice, of Trophy Club; daughters, Pam Thornton and her husband, Alan, of Lumberton and Teri Morgan and her husband, Glen, of Beaumont; grandchildren, Lauren Tammen; Morgan Tammen; Christyn Thornton; Ashley Thornton; Mathew Morgan and his wife, Cassie; Michael Morgan; and Amy Morgan Pyburn and her husband, Ryan; great-grandchildren, Jack, Jude, and Joseph Pyburn. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife of almost fifty-nine years, Peggy Foster Tammen; and brother, Kenneth Tammen. A gathering of Mr. Tammen’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 18, 2018, at Broussard’s, 1605...

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