The Port Arthur News
BRIDGE CITY —
Wayne Thomas Outhouse, 66, of Bridge City, died Wednesday, February 26, 2014. He was born February 3, 1948, to Betty Marie and Bill Thomas Outhouse in Port Arthur, and was a lifelong resident of the area. Wayne was a veteran of the United States Marines.
He worked for many years as an electrician with I.B.E.W. Local Union 479, before his retirement. Wayne, in his younger years, was known as an avid hunter and fisherman.
He also enjoyed attending motorcycle rallies, drag races, dancing and studying his family’s history.
Wayne was very much a family man who above all preferred spending time with his family and friends. His favorite time of the year was always this time of year, around Mardi gras.
Wayne is survived by his children, Anne Marie Dixson and her husband, Steven, Tommy Outhouse and his wife, Cher, all of Bridge City, Billy Don Outhouse and his wife, Yedrah, of Orange, and Emily Outhouse of Bridge City; six grandchildren; sister, Pam Smith and her husband, Rusty, of Bridge City; and mother’s to Wayne’s children, Judy Morrow of Orange and Connie Lancon of Groves.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
A gathering of Mr. Outhouse’s family and friends will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His funeral service will be 1:30 p.m., Sunday, March 2, 2014, at Broussard’s, with interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves.
Memorial contributions may be made to I.B.E.W. Local Union 479, 1430 Spindletop Road, Beaumont, Texas 77705.
Complete and updated information may be found at www.broussards1889.com