Hubert Breaux, Sr., 79, of Anahuac, Texas, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019, at his home. He was born on November 29, 1939, in Crowley, Louisiana to Mede and Lucille Miller Breaux. Hubert came from a large family, consisting of 25 children. He attended school in Louisiana and received his Associate Degree from Lee College in Baytown. Hubert worked as a millwright for many years with US Steel and Austin Industries before his retirement.
Hubert pursued many interests, some of which included his love of woodworking, listening to zydeco music and fishing. But his favorite hobby of all was spending quality time with his family. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend to many. Hubert will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
Hubert was preceded in death by his parents; his stepmother Mamie Breaux; his wife of 42 years Peggy Breaux; his brothers Moise, Houston, Earl, Eastin, Milton, Homer, Melvin, Leroy and Charlie; and his sisters Betty and Rosa. He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his son Hubert Breaux, Jr. and wife Alice; his daughters Patricia Stephens and husband Brad, and Penny Knichel and husband Josh; his grandchildren Brandon, Matthew, Ashley, Chris, Brittani, Jonathan, Britni, CJ, Philip, Dylan, Logan and Katherine; his great-grandchildren Khaslee, Evelyn, Ellie, Peyton, Emme, Elijah, Nevaeh and Brooke; his sisters Lucy, Ruby, Junice, Joyce, Dianne, Louise,
Annette, Jerrilyn and Gena; his brothers Gilbert, Donlean, Howard and Tony; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of other loving relatives and friends.
Honoring the family by serving as pallbearers will be Brandon Stephens, Matthew Stephens, Dylan Sailors, Logan Knichel, Chris Breaux, Jonathan Pierce, Shawn Rogers, CJ Parsons, and Philip Parsons.
Friends are invited to visit with the family from 5pm until 8pm on Friday, August 9, 2019, in the chapel of Sterling Funeral Home, 1201 S. Main Street in Anahuac, with a Rosary to be recited at 7pm. A funeral service will be held at 10am on Saturday, August 10, 2019, at Hankamer Community Fellowship, 2858 FM 1663 in Hankamer, with Bro. Mark Pagals officiating. A graveside service and committal will immediately follow in Anahuac Cemetery.