orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

Obituaries

March 27, 2013

Annie Laureen “Coonie” Corkran

ORANGE — Annie Laureen “Coonie” Corkran, 59, of Bridge City, died Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas in Port Arthur.

Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Bridge City. Officiating will be Reverend Charles Miller, pastor of First Baptist Church in Groves. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City.

Visitation will be from 6:00 until 9:00 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home in Bridge City.

Born in Natchitoches, Louisiana on February 14, 1954, Coonie was the daughter of James and Melba Irene (Wallace) Philen. She started her legal career working for several attorneys and judges. Coonie worked as the food and beverage supervisor at Delta Downs since the day it opened. One of Coonie’s greatest passions was fishing.

She was preceded in death by her father, James Philen; and sister, Helen Sue Philen.

Coonie is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Cody and Kelli Corkran of Bridge City; son, Calvin Corkran of Bridge City; the father of her children, Dale Corkran; grandchildren, Kiegan, Kaydence, Trent and Ethan Corkran; sister, Kim Philen of Dayton; and numerous other family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, Tennessee 37148-0142.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Elvina Rose Mims Elvina Rose Mims

    In loving memory of Elvina Rose Mims

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Myra A. Wright Myra A. Wright

    Myra A. Wright, 81, of Bridge City, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, April 14, 2014, at Baptist Hospital in Orange.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Benjamin Jason Winters Benjamin Jason Winters

    Benjamin Jason Winters died April 9,2014 in Toole, Utah.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Howard J. Casto

    Howard J. Casto, 71, of Orange, passed away April 6, 2014, at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont.

    April 14, 2014

  • Wayne Peveto Wayne Peveto

    Wayne Peveto passed from this life on April 8, 2014.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • A.J. "Buster" Lapeyrolerie A.J. “Buster” Lapeyrolerie

    A.J. “Buster” Lapeyrolerie, 92, of Bridge City, passed away on April 9, 2014, at St. Mary Hospital in Port Arthur.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Herminia "Minnie" Lopez Almazan Herminia “Minnie” Lopez Almazan

    Herminia “Minnie” Lopez Almazan, 76, of Deer Park and a former resident of Orange since 1963, joined her Heavenly Father on Friday, April 4, 2014, at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Brownsville, Texas.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Luella Viola Winebrenner

    Luella Viola Winebrenner, 83, of Mauriceville, passed away Friday, April 4, 2014, at Harbor House Hospice in Beaumont.

    April 8, 2014 1 Story

  • Joyce Telford Joyce M. Richard-Telford

    Mrs. Joyce M. Richard-Telford died Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at her home.

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Joann Nelson Joann Nelson

         Joann Nelson departed her life on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Pinehurst Nursing and Rehabilitation with her family at her side.

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

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