orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

Obituaries

March 15, 2013

Donald Edward “ Don ” McCluskey

ORANGE — Donald Edward “ Don ” McCluskey, 63, of Orange, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Baptist Hospital of Southeast Texas in Orange after a long struggle with illness. Born on September 26, 1949 in Carrollton, Mississippi to his parents, Edward William McCluskey and Dorothy (Bailey) McCluskey. He lived in Orange for over 30 years, he had previously lived in Baton Rouge, he was of the Baptist faith and he owned and operated Shelby’s Coffee Service in Orange. Don enjoyed drinking coffee with friends, fishing, he was a family man and was very generous to those in his life and he will be most remembered as being a Quintessential Southern Man.  Don is preceded in death by his parents and his son, Harold Leigh. Those who will most cherish his memory are his wife of 27 years, Eloise Prudhome McCluskey of Orange; daughter, Susan McCluskey Williams of Miami, Oklahoma; son, Eddie Edward McCluskey and wife, Stephanie of Miami, Oklahoma; sister, Martha Ferguson and husband, Steve of Chattanooga, Tennessee; brother, Franky McCluskey and wife, Sherry of Carrollton, Mississippi; eight grandchildren, two great grandchildren as well as numerous members of his extended family.  Services by which to remember Don’s life will be at 5:00 P.M. Saturday, March 16, 2013 in the Chapel of Dorman Funeral Home in Orange. A gathering of Don’s family and friends will be from 1:00 P.M. until service time on Saturday at the funeral home. Cremation will follow services. Honorary pallbearers are Colby Lesher, Eddie McCluskey, Zack Leigh, Kyler Brown and Trey Kessell.  Friends may sign the register book and leave condolences at www.dormanfuneralhome.com. 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Eleanor Shult

    Eleanor Shult, age 73, of Orange, Texas, died July 22, 2014 at Golden Years Assisted Living.

    August 1, 2014

  • Geneva Wanda Harding Geneva Wanda Harding

    Geneva Wanda Harding, 86, of Orange, Texas, went home to Heaven on July 28, 2014, at The Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Home in Orange.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Douglas Ray Low

    Douglas Ray Low, 64, of the Six Mile Community near Hemphill, died Tuesday night in the home of his sister in Groves, Texas.

    July 31, 2014

  • Donna Bruner DeLeon

    Donna Bruner DeLeon, 60, loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend passed away July 29, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Patricia A. Zeno-Wysingle Patricia Ann “Pat” Zeno-Wysingle

    The Celebration of Life for Ms. Patricia Ann “Pat” Zeno-Wysingle will be Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. the St. Paul C.M.E. Church.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Larry Shane McCarver

    Larry Shane McCarver, 60, of Orange, passed away on July 28, 2014, at Rayburn Healthcare in Jasper.

    July 29, 2014

  • Larry Smith Larry K. Smith

    Larry K. Smith, 60, of Orange, passed away on July 26, 2014 at his residence in Orange.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Benjamin Williams Benjamin Carrel Williams

    Benjamin Carrel  Williams, 85, finished his journey on this earth Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gloria Ann Kelly Gloria Ann Kelly

    Gloria Ann Kelly, 70, of Orange, passed away on July 27, 2014, at Baptist Hospital in Orange.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Janae Elizabeth Borel Janae Elizabeth Borel

    Janae Elizabeth Borel, 10, passed away on Saturday, July 12, 2014, in Orange, Texas.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide