The Port Arthur News
BRIDGE CITY —
Vern Lee Storey, age 84 of Bridge City passed away on Sunday April 14, 2013 at the Dubuis Hospital in Port Arthur. Vern was born on March 5, 1929 in Port Arthur to George and Minnie Anderson Storey. Vern was a life long resident of the Southeast Texas area, primarily Port Arthur and Bridge City. He retired from Texaco as a locomative engineer with 35 years of service. Vern also served our country as a member of the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy with 35 years of service. He was a member of the 1st Baptist Church in Bridge City.
Visitation will be on Friday, April 19, 2013 from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. with Funeral Service to be held on Saturday April 20,2013 at 10:0A.M.at Clayton Thompson Funeral Home with burial to follow at 1:30 P.M.In the Holton Cemetery,Beech Groves, Texas
Vern was preceded in death by his parents,son Joe Langston, Sr., brothers, Floyd R. Storey, Sr., George R. Storey, Jr. and sister, Geneva G. Bishop. He is survived by his wife Betty Sue Wilson Langston Storey of Bridge City, sons Gary Storey, Sr. of Maryland, Douglas and his wife Dawn Storey of Jacksonville, FL., Chad and his wife Amy Langston and Brad Langston both of Bridge City, daughter, Vicki and her husband Skipper Nixon of Bridge City. Grandchildren, Joe Langston, JR. Monica and husband Mark Biggs, Jennifer Nixon, Allison Nixon, Merri Anne Nixon, Laren Storey, Christopher Storey, Helen Storey, Gary Storey, Jr., Stephanie Storey and 7 great grandchildren.