1917 - 2015 Mrs. Doris Vivian Trahan Reel died Monday March 16, 2015. She was born July 20, 1917 in Port Arthur, TX and had reached the wonderful age of 97 years. She was a graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School and Chenier Business School in Beaumont. She attended Toledo Baptist Church and was a member of the Ruth Sunday School Class and a past member of Central Baptist church in Kirbyville, TX. She loved cooking, sewing, quilting and spending time with family. She is survived by daughters Marilyn Barry of Burkeville, TX, Jo Finch and husband David of Gilmer, TX, daughter-in-law Ann Reel of Burkeville, TX, sisters Mary Joyce Curry of Simi Valley, CA, Norma Richardson of Corinth, TX, grandsons Rickey Reel and wife Teri and Gary Reel, four great grand children and one great great grandson. She was preceded in death by her husband John William Reel, son William Curtis Reel, brothers Curtis and Harold Trahan, sisters Maybelle Trahan, Byrtie Whitmore, Betty Ball and grandson Michael Keith Reel. She will be honored with a memorial service 2:00 PM Friday March 20, 2015 at Toledo Baptist Church in Toledo Village with burial to follow in Antioch Cemetery in Buna, TX. Memorials have been requested to the Vernon Parish Chamber Orchestra C/o Marilyn Barry 171 East St. Burkeville, TX 75932 or the
. Guest book can be signed and condolences can be made at www.forestoaksfuneralhome.com.
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Mar. 19, 2015