Kent Elliott Wilson 1954 - 2015 Kent Elliott Wilson, 61, of Nederland, passed away December 31, 2015, at The Medical Center in Port Arthur. He was born May 20, 1954, in Port Arthur. Kent is survived by his wife, Molly Wilson of Nederland; his father, Hollis Oscar Wilson of Port Arthur; daughter, Jamie Campbell and husband, Chad Campbell of Orange; son, Ryan Wilson of Nederland; sisters, Melanie Rien of Houston, Kimberly Bernard and husband, John Bernard of Bridge City; granddaughter, Teri Duhon; grandson, Avy Campbell and a host of loving nieces and nephews. Kent is preceded in death by his mother, Mary Laverne (Whitman). He loved fishing, playing golf, cooking for others, gardening and being outdoors. A gathering of family and friends will be Tuesday, January 5, 2015, from 5:00-8:00 p.m., at Melancon's Funeral Home in Nederland. Funeral services will also be held at Melancon's Funeral Home on Wednesday, January 6, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Beaumont. Details and registry available at: Melancons.org.
Melancon's Funeral Home
1605 Avenue H
Nederland, TX 77627
Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Jan. 5, 2016