Mattie Clopton, 71, of Groves, died Monday, April 9, 2007. Levingston Funeral Home, Groves.
Sherry Marie Ford Curtis, 77, of Groves, died Saturday, April 7, 2007. Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home.
Francisco Olivio Gutierrez, 62, of Port Arthur, died Sunday, April 8, 2007. Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home.
Genevieve “Jennie” Hampton, formerly of Port Arthur, died Saturday, April 7, 2007. Levingston Funeral Home, Groves.
Walter Snelgrove, 81, of Orange, died Monday, April 9, 2007. Claybar Funeral Home, Orange.
Darrell McSorley, Clayton Thompson Funeral Home, 10 a.m.
Janice Tobias Memorial Baptist Church, 10 a.m.
Claiborne Wagner, Clayton Thompson Funeral Home, 2 p.m.
Mark E. Cozad
WOODVILLE - Mark E. Cozad, 79, of Woodville, died Saturday, at the Medical Center of Southeast Texas.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 P.M.,Wednesday, at Clayton - Thompson Funeral Home with Charles Miller and Adam Pardue officiating. Interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be Tuesday from5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Born to William Kenneth, Sr. and Grace Gertrude (Aikin) Cozad in Harrisburg, PA, he was a resident of Lakeview and Groves for 56 years before moving to Woodville 13 years ago. Mark was a retired pumper with Texaco after 35 years of service and was the owner of Cozad Roofing. An Army veteran of WW II, he was a member of the First Baptist Church of Woodville , former member of the First Baptist Church of Port Arthur,he was the proud recipient of Mr. T.J., (Thomas Jefferson High School) Man of the Year in 1976, Ivanhoe Man of the Year in 1999 and an avid Houston Astros and Dallas Cowboys fan.
Survivors include wife, Marjorie Cozad, Woodville, daughters, Cheryl Hardin, Nacogdoches and Marla Gauthier and husband Waid, Bridge City. Sons, Mark Cozad, Jr. and wife Valarie, Colorado Springs, CO and Kyle Cozad and wife Nancy, Kingwood, TX, brothers, Bill Cozad, Port Neches, Jim Cazad, Port Arthur and Fred Cozad, Groves and sisters, Leona Howard, Groves, Grace Brent, Nederland and Patty Cousins, Danville, VA. Grandchildren, Joel and Kim Hardin, Waid Gauthier, Angie Pardue, Lance, Keith, Greg Kevin and Sean Cozad.