Thurston George “T. G.” Baber, Jr.

Published 12:56 pm Tuesday, September 4, 2018


Thurston George “T. G.” Baber, Jr., 76, of Orange, Texas, passed away on August 31, 2018, at his home in Orange. Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on October 17, 1941, he was the son of Thurston George Baber, Sr. and Dorothy Ann Baber. T. G. retired from the United States Air Force after serving his country proudly for many years. He graduated from Stark High School in 1959. T. G. worked as a craftsman for many years, and also worked for DuPont, Levingston, the government, and B.F. Shaw Inc. He was a simple man who enjoyed fishing. T. G. loved to go eat at Fisherman’s Wharf with his son, and he used to love to hunt with Tom Brown. He will be missed by those who knew and loved him. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thurston and Dorothy Baber; and his dear friend, Tom Brown. He is survived by his son, Wesley Baber of Bridge City. Cremation will be under the direction of Claybar Funeral Home.