Class of '79 Obituaries

Bradford Scott "Brad" Stapleton
"Brad", of Houston/ Bellaire passed away Tuesday as the result of an automobile accident.
A native of Beaumont and French High School graduate, he moved to Houston in 1990. He was the owner of Home and Garden Appeal, a landscape design company.
Preceded in death by his father Richard Stapleton Sr, he was survived by his mother, Bonnie Meigs Stapleton Broussard and her husband, John "T-Bruce", brother Dickey Stapleton; sister, Dena Holmes and husband, Ira; nieces Lauren Perez and Alexa Holmes; and one nephew, Aceson Holmes. Aunts, uncles and his extended family also survive him.

Linda Reed
Linda Anne Reed, 52, of Lumberton, died Monday, July 7, 2014. A native of Beaumont, she was born on August 10, 1961, to Anne Marie Easters Reed and Joseph Clevens Eloi Reed.
She will be remembered as a beloved daughter, sister, mother and grandmother. Survivors include her only child, Christina Flores and her son, Payton; parents, Clevens and Anne Reed; and many other family members.
A memorial service for Ms. Reed will be 3:00 p.m., Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Broussard's, 2000 McFaddin Avenue, Beaumont.
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Darryl Chretien
Darryl Dwayne Chretien, 49, of Beaumont, died Sunday, August 7, 2011, at his home.
The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 13, 2011, at Antioch Baptist Church, with burial at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. at the church.
Survivors are: parents, Frank and Dorothy Chretien; mother, Linda Murry; mother-in-law, Carolyn Flournoy of L.A., Ca.; two children, Darryl Chretien, Jr. and Brooke Chretien, all of Beaumont; five brothers, Kevin Chretien (Bridgette), Patrick Chretien, Sr. (Linda), Charles Murry, Jr., and Travis Chretien, Sr., all of Beaumont, Frankie Chretien, Sr. of L.A., Ca.; six sisters, Pauline Victorian (Mitchell), Patricia Orsot (David, Sr.) and Zena Guillory, all of Lake Charles, La., Bridget Charles (Terrance), Adrienne Chretien and Linda Faye Murry Frank (Marcus) of Beaumont; and a host of other relatives and many friends.

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