PORT NECHES — Alex L. Pellerin, Jr.
Alex L. Pellerin, Jr. of Port Neches, Texas went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, July 15, 2012.
He was born on August 1, 1942 to Alex L. Pellerin, Sr. and Margie Lee Kimbrough Pellerin. Alex was a lifelong resident of Port Neches and PNG Class of 1960 graduate. He received a Masters Degree in Cosmetology and owned and operated Pellerins’ Barbershop in Port Neches. He retired from Arco/ Equistar. Alex was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved spending time in the woods with his friends, children and grandchildren. He was also very talented at wood working, making beautiful canes and walking sticks. Alex wished all of his family and friends to know he loved them and he will see them again one day.
Survivors include his loving wife of 50 years, Coyth Die Pellerin; sons, Alex L. Pellerin III and his wife Lori of Port Neches; Dennis Pellerin and his wife Sarah of Buna; daughter, Coyth Lynelle Pellerin Whitney and husband Michael of Port Neches; 10 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren; sister, Velma Pellerin Dunn of Cypress; and a host of additional relatives and friends.
Alex is preceded in death by his parents, Alex Sr. and Margie Pellerin.
A gathering of Alex’s friends and family will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at Levingston Funeral Home in Port Neches.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Magnolia Assembly of God Church in Port Neches. Graveside services will follow at 3:00 p.m. at Big Sandy Cemetery in Dallardsville, Texas.
Pallbearers will be Alex Pellerin III, Dennis Pellerin, Tristan Barnes, Michael Whitney, Chris Frederick, Eddie Williams and Shea Sattler.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army or Charity of Choice.