The Orange Leader
Larry James Plant, 77, of the Cove area of Orange, passed away Monday, February 17, 2014 at Baptist Hospital of Southeast Texas in Orange after an illness.
Born on August 8, 1936 in Orange, Texas to his parents, Lillian (Wallet) Plant and Arthur W. Plant, he was a lifelong resident of Orange and he had just recently acquired the home where he was born and lived there at the time of his passing.
Larry worked for and retired from the Beaumont Works Plant of E. I. DuPont de Nemours where he gave the great service of 38 years. Larry was of the Catholic faith and he attended St. Mary's Catholic Church in Orange. Larry enjoyed hunting, fishing and all sports.
Larry is preceded in death by his parents. Those who will most cherish his memory are his wife of 55 years, Flaudry Plant of Orange; his son, Clint Plant of Houston; his sister, Sylvia Plant Sonnier of Orange and his grandsons, Casey Plant of New York, New York and Cody Plant of Houston.
Funeral services will be held at a Mass of the Resurrection at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, February 22, 2014 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Orange with Father Joseph P. Daleo serving as celebrant.
Rite of Christian Burial and Entombment will follow in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Orange.
A gathering of family and friends for a time of reflection will be from 5:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Friday, February 21, 2014 at Dorman Funeral Home in Orange. Serving as pallbearers will be Casey Plant, Cody Plant, Fletcher Cockrell, Sr., Harold McDonald, Jesse Roy Bonin, Brooks Bonin, Carol Holt and Billy Cunningham.
Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.