Doyce Paul Sherman, age 88 of Orange, Texas, was born on February 9, 1934 and died February 14, 2022 in Beaumont, Texas.
He was born in Abbeville, Louisiana to Elizabeth Apple Sherman and West Sherman.
He left Abbeville when he was 18 to come to Texas, where he met the love of his life, Betty Bertrand. They knew each other for 7 months before they got married on June 20, 1953. They were married for 68 Years. He always took pride and care of his belongings. You could find him washing and waxing his autos and even his John Deere tractor. He liked turning up the French music while he was washing and waxing.
He retired from Chevron Chemical in Orange, Texas in 1984.
He was preceded in death by his parents Lizzie and West Sherman and two brothers, Minos White and Louis Sherman.
He is survived by his wife Betty of Orange, Texas. Children Mike and Sherrie Sherman of New Iberia, Louisiana, Mary and Amiel Leleux of Orange, Texas, David Sherman and Fiance’ Tracy from Idaho and Barry Sherman of Idaho. Grandchildren Meagan Leleux, Jared Sherman, Lavinia Sherman, and Weston Sherman; great grandchildren Isaiah, Anthony, and Scarlett.
Due to covid, there will be a graveside service only at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at 2:00 P.M.
Dorman Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
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