Guy Snelgrove

Published 9:02 am Friday, March 1, 2019


Guy Snelgrove, 67, of Orange, Texas, passed away on February 27, 2019, in Beaumont, Texas.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, March 4, 2019, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange officiated by Chaplain Kevin Trinkle. Burial will follow the service at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Orange.

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Sunday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

Born in Wichita County, Texas, he was the son of Walter Elvin Snelgrove and Betty M. Harris Snelgrove.  He worked as a probation officer for Orange County for 25 years. Guy was a total gentleman and his wife, Patsy, was his whole world. They were inseparable. He enjoyed country or rock music, eating out, and collection many things such as owls, eagles, gorillas, cars, and knives. He loved animals, especially his three cats and loved spending time with his family. Guy will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Betty Snelgrove; and his aunt, Edna Davis.

He is survived by his loving wife, Patsy Snelgrove; Patsy’s children, Jody Ely, Patsy Ann Winters, and Danny Winters, all of Vidor; 4 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and his brother, Mark Snelgrove.

Serving as pallbearers will be Robin Roy, John Roy, Trent Fontnow, John May, Danny Winters and Jake May.