"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.
Debbie Massey Leleux

Debbie Massey Leleux

Debbie Massey Leleux, age 65, of Lumberton, Texas, passed away November 9, 2019. Debbie was born on September 21, 1954 in Miami, Florida to parents Pricilla Polinsky Massey and Giles Massey. Debbie was a kind soul who loved her husband, stepchildren, and grandchildren. She was a special lady who cherished every friend she ever met. Her friends and family where a special blessing to her, especially all the children who she truly enjoyed. She was the “candy lady” for years. The children in her neighborhood would come over for a piece of candy and a soda and some good company. Debbie worked as a secretary for several businesses in the area. She was the church secretary for St. Mark’s in Silsbee, and also an active member of both St. Mark’s and Infant Jesus. The ACTS community was a big part of Debbie’s life. She is a good faithful servant who shared her love of Christ.   Debbie lost the use of her legs 11 years ago. She used her strong faith and trust...

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Amie Arguello Anderson

Amie Arguello Anderson

Amanda “Amie” Anderson, 40, of Baytown, formerly of Vidor, passed away Friday, October 25, 2019. Amie was born November 10, 1978 in San Leandro, California, to William “Ernie” Arguello and Brenda Clemons.  Amy resided in Baytown for the past sixteen years. She was a graduate of Vidor High School, received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Texas at Houston, and was a registered nurse at Texas Children’s Hospital. Amie also enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, and watching the Astros. She is survived by her son, Benjamin Anderson; daughter, Naomi Anderson; mother, Brenda Clemons; stepfather, Tommy Bartley; siblings,  Robert Rubero, Joni Waldrup, and Patrick Bartley; niece, Paige Stoughton; goddaughter, Julia Bright; and numerous other relatives and friends. Amie was preceded in death by her father, William “Ernie” Arguello; son, Jacob Anderson; and her aunt, Linda Cochran.   A memor...

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Joyce Smith

Joyce Smith

Joyce Smith, 94, of Kountze, died Tuesday, November 12, 2019. She was born on July 23, 1925, in Nederland, to Beulah Girouard Lee and Thomas Edwin Lee, Sr. Survivors include her sons, Thomas E. Smith and his wife, Katherine, of Dallas; David L. Smith of Silsbee; and Paul A. Smith and his wife, Kathy, of Kountze; grandchildren, Kenneth S. Smith of Lewisville; Meagan Allen and her husband, Brandon, of Kountze; Matthew Smith of Harrison Charter Township, Michigan; Daniel Smith and his wife, Ellis, of Temple; William Tyler Smith of Kountze; Shari Adams; and Dee Anna Hamilton; great-grandchildren, Andrew Smith of Flower Mound and Aubrey Smith of Temple; and sister, Neva Brown of Leakesville, Mississippi. She is preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Elmer Smith. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m., November 16, 2019, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 470 Monroe, Kountze, with her interment to follow at Old Hardin Cemetery, Kountze....

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Herbie James Stutes

Herbie James Stutes

Herbie James Stutes, 79, of Kountze, died Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. He was born on December 13, 1939, to Edith Constantine Stutes and Hector Stutes, in Crowley, Louisiana. Herbie was a professional musician since he was sixteen years old. He was a beloved and dedicated musician in the community and enjoyed filling the dance floor with dancers, and “he loved his Saturday nights”. Herbie was inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame. Herbie was also an avid animal lover who loved horses and dogs. Survivors include his wife, Geraldine Stutes; son, Tryan Stutes of Denton; three brothers; one sister; and grandsons, Alec Stutes, Corey Stutes, and Cameron Stutes. He is preceded in death by his parents and daughter, Mary Elizabeth Stutes. A gathering of Mr. Stutes family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, November 14, 2019, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee. His funeral service wi...

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Billy Hatcher

Billy Hatcher

Billy Joe Hatcher, 81, of Buffalo and formerly of Kountze, died Monday, November 11, 2019. He was born on September 3, 1938, in Saratoga, to Pearl Laird Hatcher and Thomas Hatcher. Survivors include his wife, Lillian Hatcher of Buffalo; children, Mitchell Hatcher and his wife, Marie, of Dayton; Michelle Wagoner of Stockton, California; and Mark Hatcher of Mexia; stepchildren, Keith Clark and his wife, Julia, of Dayton; Dawn Hutchins of Buffalo; and Jeremiah Carmichal and his wife, Kacey, of Marquez; ten grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and siblings, Mertie Thompson and Wayne Hatcher, both of Houston. He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Michael Hatcher; brothers, Jerold Hatcher, Leonard Hatcher, and Raymond Hatcher; and sister, Lenora Wells. A gathering of Bill’s family and friends will be 5:00 p.m., until 7:00 p.m., Friday, November 15, 2019, at West End Baptist Church, 13189 Cotton Road, Saratoga, under the direction of Broussard’s, Silsbee. His funeral...

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McFaddin Ave

2000 McFaddin Avenue.
Beaumont, Texas 77701



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1605 N. Major Drive
Beaumont, Texas 77713




505 N. 12th Street
Nederland, Texas 77627




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Silsbee, Texas 77656




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Winnie, Texas 77665




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Kountze, Texas 77625



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