Jesse Howard Hurley

Jesse Howard Hurley, 66, of Beaumont, died Tuesday, February 26, 2013, at home surrounded by his family. A native of Port Arthur, he was born on January 3, 1947, to Velma Ruth Laxson Hurley and James Arthur Hurley. Survivors include his wife of forty-five years, Gayle Girouard Hurley; son, Shawn Hurley and his wife, Shana; daughter, Jessica Legato and her husband, Donald; grandchildren, Emily and Sophie Hurley; and Josie, Joseph and Jill Legato; sister, Sherry Guidry and her husband, Gene; and close nephew, Dusty Bergeron. He is preceded in death by his parents; and brother, James Leroy Hurley. A gathering of Mr. Hurley's family and friends will be from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., Thursday, February 28, 2013, at Broussard's, 2000 McFaddin Avenue, Beaumont. His funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 1, 2013, at Broussard's Chapel, 2000 McFaddin Avenue, with interment to follow at Memory Gardens of Jefferson County, Nederland. Complete and updated information may be found at

Funeral Home

Broussard's Mortuary
2000 McFaddin Street Beaumont, TX 77701
(409) 832-1621

Published in the The Beaumont Enterprise on Feb. 28, 2013