The Port Arthur News
James Donald “Don” Chance, 80, of Groves, Texas passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Cypress Glen Nursing Home.
Don was born September 21, 1932 in Groves, Texas to Kanalous Ray Chance and Elsie Mae Carrier Chance. He was a lifelong area resident and retired as a warehouse manager from Huntsman. He was also a member of Texas Art Museum and was well known for his artistic talent.
Don was preceded in death by his wife, Sylvia Chance.
Survivors include three daughters, Donna Chance and husband Ricky Weaver of Smith Point, TX, Jamie Floyd and husband Kevin of Port Arthur, TX, Catherine Renea Chance of Port Arthur, TX; one son, James “Jay” Chance, Jr. and wife Patty of Bridge City, TX; two brothers, Eugene Chance and Randy Chance both of Groves, TX; nine grandchildren, Mindy Daws and husband Heath, Chelsea Floyd, Hunter Floyd, Joshua Chance, Shannon Chance, Andrew Delano, Garrett Delano, Chris Weaver, and Patrick Weaver.
Funeral services will be at 12:00 p.m./noon, Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at Levingston Funeral Home in Groves, TX.
Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park.
A visitation for family and friends will be held on Tuesday evening from 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.