1931 - 2015 Lorene Gillespie Carr, 83, of Nederland, Texas passed away on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at Cypress Glen Nursing Home in Port Arthur. She was born on November 8, 1931 in Beaumont, Texas to the late William Edgar Gillespie and Lena Ruth Lawhon. Lorene was a homemaker and a member of Central Gardens Baptist Church. Lorene is survived by her husband of 63 years, Loranzo C. Carr of Nederland; children, Larry Carr and his wife, Susan of Allen, Ruth Lafosse and her husband, Gary of Nederland, and Charlie Carr and his wife, Tammy of Nederland; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister-in-laws, Debbie Dunn and her husband, Gary, and Melba Long and her husband, Don; and nieces, Mary Ellen Miller and Betty Lou Gillespie. Funeral Services will held at Melancon's Funeral Home on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Jim Robbins officiating and music by Rev. Mark Humble. Interment will follow at Memory Gardens of Jefferson County in Nederland. A gathering of the family and friends will be held on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prior to the service. Details and registry available at Melancons.org.
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Melancon's Funeral Home
1605 Avenue H
Nederland, TX 77627
Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on May 2, 2015