Dewey Dwayne Bagwell

Dewey Dwayne Bagwell

Birth
Liberty, Liberty County, Texas, USA
Death 3 Jun 2015 (aged 75)
Orange, Orange County, Texas, USA
Burial Orangefield, Orange County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 147428779 · View Source
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Dewey Dwayne Bagwell, 75, of Orange, passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at his residence following an illness. Arrangements are pending.

Dewey Dwayne Bagwell, 75, of Orange, passed from this life on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at his residence. Born on January 1, 1940 in Liberty, Texas to his parents, Dewey Deloise and Eura Lee (Hickman) Bagwell, he lived in the Orange area for the last 43 years. Dewey worked for over 30 years as a Lab Technician at the Texaco Refinery in Port Arthur and he was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corp from 1958 until 1961 during the Vietnam Era, where he went on to receive the Good Conduct Medal and an Honorable Discharge. Dewey was a simple man who worked hard, he enjoyed building things by way of carpentry, such as bird houses and swing sets for his family. He also enjoyed working in his yard and listening to his daughter Victoria sing.

Dewey is preceded in death by his mother, his father and his son, Steven C. Bagwell. Those who will most treasure his memory are his loving and devoted wife of 42 years, Donna J. Bagwell of Orange; his daughter, Victoria Bagwell of Orange; his sons, Michael Earl Johnson of Scapposse, Oregon, Charles Bagwell of Portland, Oregon, David Dingler of Kelso, Washington and Michael Carter of Orange, Texas; his sister, Anita Jane Doucet of Hot Springs, Arkansas; his brother, Fred Allen Bagwell and wife, Kathy of San Marcos; twenty-three grandchildren including Ghonnathan Bagwell, currently enlisted in the United States Army; eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandson. Dewey is also survived by his numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.

A graveside committal service to honor Dewey’s life will be at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, June 13, 2015 at the Mary Williams Cemetery on Oilla Road in the Orangefield community. Officiating will be Chaplain Robert Pitre with Compassion Hospice in Beaumont. Also present to Honor Dewey’s Military Service will be the Southeast Texas Veterans Service Group. Arrangements for Cremation have been under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home in Orange. For those who desire memorial contributions, please make a donation in memory of Dewey to Compassion Hospice, 3775 Milam Street, Beaumont, Texas 77701-4725. Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.


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  • Created by: Ann Lewis Dickenson
  • Added: 3 Jun 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 147428779
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dewey Dwayne Bagwell (1 Jan 1940–3 Jun 2015), Find a Grave Memorial no. 147428779, citing Mary Williams Cemetery, Orangefield, Orange County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Ann Lewis Dickenson (contributor 47217676) .