Louise Bledsoe Funeral services for Louise Bledsoe, 88, of Silsbee will be 4:30pm Sunday, January 20, 2013 at Farmer Funeral Home with interment following in R.S. Farmer Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will begin 5:00pm Saturday at the funeral home. Mrs. Bledsoe died January 16, 2013 at Emeritus At Oakhollow in Bedford, Texas. She lived in Silsbee since 1968 where she enjoyed teaching porcelain art. Mrs. Bledsoe is preceded in death by her parents O.J. Chastain Sr. and Bessie Chastain and husband Lt. Col. Joseph Vernon Bledsoe, Sr. Survivors include three sons Joseph Vernon Bledsoe, Jr and wife Tommye of Bedford, William Patrick 'Bill' Bledsoe and wife Allison of Homestead FL. and Thomas L. Bledsoe and wife Fran of Sour Lake; one brother O.J. Chastain, Jr of Longview; nine grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.