May 03, 1954 - October 26, 2019
Joseph “Jody” Allen Kitchens, 65, of Buna, Texas died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019 at Abundant Life UPC in Silsbee with burial at
4:00 pm in Kitchens Cemetery near Zavalla, Texas. Visitation will begin 5:00 p.m. Friday at the church.
He was born May 3, 1954 and had lived in Buna 13 years. He was a retired welder.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ezra Kitchens and his mother, Mildred Kitchens.
Survivors include his wife, Pam Kitchens of Buna; children, Wendy Cobb & Gary of New Braunfels, Vanessa Carrell & Jimbo of Silsbee, and Jodie Dorland & Josh of Jasper; 6 grandchildren, Tayte Stephens, Savannah Reeves & L.J., Blythe Carrell, Jozeph Dorland, Abby Martin, Jonathan Dorland, and Jayden Dorland; and one great grandchild on the way; brother, Ezra Kitchens and Effy of Kaline; sister; Edith and Glen Reese of Lumberton; brother, Thomas Kitchens and Sharon of Honey Island.