The Port Arthur News
PORT ARTHUR —
Velma Rose Babineaux Harrison 66, of Port Arthur, TX. passed on Monday, December 17, 2012 at Methodist Hospital in Sugarland, TX, she was surrounded by her loving husband Leonard Harrison, son William Babineaux and family. She was born in Cecelia, Louisiana on August 20, 1946 and the daughter to the late Clarence and Eva Babineaux. She was a resident of Port Arthur, TX, and a member of New Life Baptist Church with the Rev. Glen Kemper.
Survivors include her loving husband Leonard Harrison, Port Arthur, TX., two daughters, Twana Body (Lorenzo) , Houston, TX., Shelia Tyler (Eugene), Port Arthur, TX., two sons, William Babineaux, Beaumont, TX., Sampson Harrison, Houston, TX., nieces Barbara Babineaux, Rev. Agnes Getwood, Port Arthur, TX, Mary Clay, Missouri City, TX, and Eva Adams (Freddie). She leaves a host of nieces, great nieces, nephews, great nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and sisters-in-law.
Velma was preceded in death by her parents Clarence and Eva Babineaux, her sisters, Helen Jenkins, Hilda Johnson, Geraldine Brooks, brothers, Ashley, Bobby, Charles, Marshall, Leroy Babineaux.
Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, December 22, 2012 with a viewing from 12 noon until 2 p.m. at Breath of Life Ministry, 3700 Procter Street, Port Arthur, TX under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.