Mike Huddleston

April 30, 1973, July 12, 2019

Mike Huddleston

Mike Huddleston, 46, of Hamshire, died Friday, July 12, 2019. He was born on April 30, 1973, in Port Lavaca, to Shirley Jean Carter and Cecil Bundick. Mike was a tugboat tanker man/steersman in the shipping industry. He was a handyman and enjoyed cooking and barbequing. Most importantly, he loved his porch time with his family and being on the waterways with other seamen.

Survivors include his wife, Heidi Bushnell; daughters, Cheyenne Huddleston, Tiffany Huddleston and her fiancé, Javon, Michelle Huddleston, and Brittany Huddleston; stepsons, Eric Ding, Spencer Ding, and Dalton Bushnell; grandchildren, Ava Ding, with Aubrey and Ja’Layla on the way; sisters, Lisa Parsons and her husband, Ricky, of Buckeye, Arizona, and Donna Laurent and her husband, Larry, of Rogers, Arkansas; brother, Kevin Huddleston, of Willmar, Minnesota; and numerous, nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles.

He is preceded in death by his father; and sister, Tammy Huddleston.

A gathering of Mr. Huddleston’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2019, at Broussard’s, 134 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie. His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 20, 2019, at Broussard’s, Winnie. A private family committal will be held at Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 42040, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73123 or to American Heart Association, 110 West Harrison Street, Livingston, Texas 77351.

Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Winnie
134 W. Buccaneer Drive- Winnie, TX 77665
Friday, July 19, 2019
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Broussard's Mortuary - Winnie
134 W. Buccaneer Drive Winnie, TX 77665
Saturday, July 20, 2019
10:00 a.m.

Comments (7)

  • Anthony Dobson

    19 July 2019 at 18:31 | #

    Will miss seeing you and working with you. Will keep the good times in my heart.

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  • Joe Dement Jr

    19 July 2019 at 14:16 | #

    Hey brother, I know that where you are now the winds will never be too high and tides are always in your favor. I will always remember you and your great nature and expertise as a shipmate,sailor,,man and friend. I sure wish I could’ve made it by to sip a cold one and bbq with you. Darn opposite days off. One day will have plenty time to enjoy Heaven on God’s porch bro! Thanks for being there and all you did here also! You are missed! ❤️ Joey

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  • Kathy Miller

    18 July 2019 at 17:53 | #

    Michael, never would I have imagined that I'd be saying goodbye to you before you'd say goodbye to me. It doesn't seem fair that the young go before the old., but it's God's will. I am so happy that you FaceTime me a few months ago, we had a good conversation, we laughed & talked away. In April I wished you a happy birthday & you said, " thank you, sweetheart & I love you". ,then I wished you a happy July 4th & you responded back by saying " Happy 4th & once again told me you loved me. I have more peace because of that. Even though we didn't actually talk, we texted which is the basic way ppl communicate these days. Im so thankful for our text because they were so recent.. I will miss you but I know your at peace. Until we meet again, I'll carry you in my heart ❤ I was blessed being your aunt! love you always and forever.

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  • Charles and Kathy Nagle

    18 July 2019 at 16:33 | #

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you Heidi and your family. We will always remember Mike with his silly jokes, that smile and his laughter. We are so sorry that you are going through this tough time. We will keep you in our prayers and in our heart. Mike will be missed , cherish your memories.
    Kathy & Charles

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  • Dessie Bishoff

    18 July 2019 at 16:19 | #

    I'm so sorry for your loss Mike was always making someone laugh and helping when and where he could... he will be greatly missed... hugs and prayers for you and family along with many friends!!!!

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  • Patsy Rainwater

    18 July 2019 at 16:01 | #

    Mike you are the father of my granddaughters and we still was friends. You always kept in touch. Gonna miss all the texting and every once in a while a call. Gonna miss your texting to just to bugg me. But I still cared and loved you.. Fly high and enjoy the peace and the beauty of heaven. I know you will be missed by everyone more so by family. Look down on them and keep them safe. You got 2 granddaughters that is gonna be here soon and they really gonna need there angel to watch them. Love you. Prayers for the family.

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    • Kathy Miller "aunt"

      14 August 2019 at 03:25 | #

      Pasty Rainwater, you sound like a wonderful person. I just met Michael's girls at his funeral. The last time I seen the girls they were very young. Brittany wasn't even born. They all are beautiful. Now Aubrey Grace is here and she's beautiful & perfect. God how I wish he could be here holding her. His life was cut way to short. I miss him so much. He recentlly FaceTimed me & then we started talking on messenger. The last time we spoke on messenger was July 5th. Then I get a call that he passed away. Still so unreal but I know the reality. It was nice talking to you & God bless you. ❤

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