Jack Ozment, 74, of Silsbee, Texas passed away Thursday, January 24, 2019. He was born in Orange County, Texas on March 21, 1944 to the late Perry E. Ozment and Leola Hall Ozment. Jack was a lab technician for Equistar for 35 years before retiring. He was a member of Bethel Methodist Church in Port Neches. Jack loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and sports.
Those left to cherish Jack’s memory are his sons, Gray Ozment and his wife, Deborah of Lumberton and Garrett Ozment and his wife, Stephanie of Port Neches; his brother, Buddy Ozment of Woodville; his grandchildren, Danielle Tillery and her husband, Brandon, Tyler Ozment and his wife, Kaily, Blake Ozment, Chloe Ozment, Gage Ozment, and Clara Ozment; and his great grandchildren, Kennedy and Kendall Tillery. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 45 years, Elizabeth “Liz” Ozment; and his sister, Rita Holmes.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Sunday, January 27, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Melancon’s Funeral Home in Nederland. Funeral services will be held at Burkeville United Methodist Church in Burkeville, Texas on Monday, January 28, 2019 at 11:00 a.m., Rev. Tim Hicke officiant. Interment will follow at Tanner Cemetery in Burkeville, Texas.