, Port Arthur, Texas

August 1, 2013

Mr. Murphy Minix, Jr.

The Port Arthur News

PORT ARTHUR —    Mr. Murphy Minix Jr., 88, passed on July 24, 2013. He was a native of Crowley, LA. He was a retired longshoreman and a World War II Army veteran.

   Survivors include: 2 sons, Martin Chaisson (Rose) and Michael Minix, Sr.; three daughters, Lena  Minix Sanders, Jackulyn Fitzgerald (David) and Celledore Jones (Harold); 2 sisters, Ida Belle Wright and Irma Joseph of Crowley, LA; and a host of grandchildren, great - grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

  Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, August 3, 2013 at New St. John Missionary Baptist Church with a viewing from 9 a.m. until service time. Pastor Claude Comeaux, Jr. will officiate. Burial will be in Houston National Cemetery under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.