Nathan Joseph "Nate" Langford

Nathan Joseph Nate Langford, 51, of Beaumont, died on Friday, October 26, 2012. He was born on January 31, 1961, in Nederland, to Mary Jo Rizzato Langford and Orbon J. Langford, and had been a lifelong resident of the area. Nathan was employed for twenty two years at Ohmstead Industrial in Beaumont, working as a machinist. Survivors include his sons, Jeremy Langford and Rusty Langford; mother, Jo Franklin, all of Beaumont; brothers, Calvin Langford and his wife, Lana, of Liberty; Kenton Langford and his friend, Kathy Taylor, of Beaumont; L. J. Franklin and his wife, Shirley, of Houston; Byron Franklin; Randy Franklin; sister, Leslie; and nieces and nephews, Keisha, Kellye, Ryan, Justin, Kristen, Daniel, and Andrea. A memorial service for Mr. Langford will be 6:00 p.m., Monday, November 5, 2012, at Broussard's, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. His committal was held at Broussard's Crematorium, Beaumont. Complete and updated information may be found at

Published in the The Beaumont Enterprise on Nov. 4, 2012