DOUCETTE – A meeting of the Doucette Community Cemetery will take place on Saturday, Oct. 21. It will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the cemetery for a clean-up, with a business meeting to follow at 9 a.m.
Dues and donations may be mailed to Doucette Community Cemetery, PO Box 771, Doucette, TX 75941.
Sherian Hadnot, with the cemetery association, said she has spent many years trying to identify unmarked gravesites, and wishes to recognize the late Joe Blackmon; JD Clark and Jimmy Brooks for their support through the years; working with her on the project.
LaShon Proctor of Proctor’s Mortuary, which serves Woodville, Anahuac, Beaumont and Liberty, made a generous donation of 31 grave markets for the gravesites.
Proctor and Proctor’s Mortuary want to thank the community, and the members of the Doucette Community Cemetery are thankful.
Hadnot asked that family members come out and help with the placing of the markers on the gravesites. Placement will begin at 8:30 a.m. Pastor John Barefield and Rev. Kevin Barlow will join in with prayer and words of comfort.
Feel free to contact Hadnot, who is the president of the association, at 409-429-4926 or vice president Sharon Baker at 409-429-0612.