, Port Arthur, Texas


January 4, 2013

John B. Lege "JB"

   John B. Lege, 89, died on January 2, 2013.

   “JB” was born October 30, 1923 in Wright, Louisiana to Gabriel and Emily Cormier Lege. He and his wife, Ella Mae, were long-time residents of Groves, Texas until retiring to College Station, Texas in 1983. They were members of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in College Station.

   Survivors include his son John Larry Lege and wife, Rosemary; his great-grandson, Clayton Wilderson; and sisters Ouida Martin and Olete Ledoux. JB was preceded in death by his wife, Ella Mae, his grand-daughter Gabrielle Wilkerson, and his brothers Frederick Lege and Albert Clifton Lege.

   Inurnment will be at the College Station City Cemetery at a later date.

   Memorial contributions may be made by mail to Hospice Brazos Valley, 502 West 26th St., Bryan, Texas 77803 or online at

   The family wishes to thank the staff of Hospice Brazos Valley for all their assistance, particularly caregivers Sam Rocio and Lilly Rosas, and nurses Sandra Gates, Janice Dudley and Emily Rhodes.

   You may view his Book of Memories at:

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