Billie Ann Stout, 86, of Silsbee passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2022. She was born on July 22, 1935 in Cooper, Texas to the late Oscar “Pete” Meadlin and Lillian Turner Meadlin.
She married her husband, Henry Edwin Stout on December 2, 1955 in Duncanville, Texas and they were married for 66 wonderful and faithful years. Henry passed away from this life on March 6th of this year and after only 30 short days of being apart, Billie has gone on to join him in Heaven. She was a member of First Assembly of God in Silsbee for over 66 years and had a true servants heart. Billie spent her time doing a lot of behind the scenes charity work for the elderly such as buying them groceries or taking them hot meals. Some of her hobbies include playing 42 with her family, softball, and gardening. She was especially passionate about her butterbeans. Billie was active until earlier this year in her garden but even when she could no longer do the picking, she would still shell the produce so that she could cook a meal for her family. She also loved the Dallas Cowboys and the New York Yankees. Above all else, she put family and church first always. Billie Ann was a loving and devoted wife, mother, Nana, sister and friend who will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Henry Edwin Stout; both parents; brothers, Jerry Meadlin and Larry Meadlin; sisters, Geraldine Smith, Roberta Meadlin, and Patricia Horner.
She is survived by her children, David Stout and wife Kim, Kathy Briggs and husband Scott,John Stout and wife Geri, Mark Stout and wife Tammy, Jerry Stout and wife Meriann, Donna Simons, and a bonus daughter Charlotte Goodman and husband Darrell; grandchildren, Darren Stout and wife Rini, Erin Fortner and husband Clint, Kennon Briggs and wife Amanda, Drew Stout, Shay Stout and wife Breanna, Kyle Stout and wife Chloe, Paul Stout and wife Mady, Laura Thompson and husband Chris, Jenny Elliff and husband Ryan, Kelli Miller and husband Cody, Chris Stout and wife Nicole, Mandy Jimenez and husband Luis, Sophia Meryhew, Grace Meryhew, Reagan Simons, Austin Simons, Tracy Goodman, Cody Goodman; twenty one great grandchildren; and two sisters, Lina Mae Ransome and Madeline Little.
Funeral Services will be held at 2PM Saturday April 9, 2022 at the First Assembly of God in Silsbee with burial to follow at RS Farmer Cemetery where she will be laid to rest by her beloved husband, Henry. Visitation will be held from 6-8PM Friday evening at Farmer Funeral Home.