Obituary: George Andrew Casseb

George Andrew Casseb

George Andrew Casseb Sr., 64, of Beaumont, died Sunday, May 8, 2016, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. He was born on Nov. 1, 1951, in San Antonio, to Constance and George Casseb, and had been a longtime resident of the area.

George began his extensive banking career with the Texas Department of Banking, as a bank examiner, stationed in Beaumont. Over the next 30 years, he held executive lending and credit positions with Laredo National Bank, Bank of the West in San Antonio, Moody National Bank in Galveston, State Bank in Beaumont and Texas Community Bank in The Woodlands. In 2008, George joined Community Bank of Texas in Beaumont as its Senior credit officer and senior executive vice president. He was a key contributor to the rapid growth and success of the organization.

George is survived by his wife, Michelle Adams Casseb, of Beaumont; parents Constance Bertetti Casseb and George Casseb; sons George Andrew Casseb Jr. and Campbell Jones Casseb; stepsons Trey Dunmon and his wife, Lauren, and Nick Wiltz; sisters Margaret Ann Casseb and Joann Casseb Hinchey and her husband, William; brothers John Bertetti Casseb, Frank James Casseb and his wife, Liliana, and Edward Solomon Casseb and his wife, Bernadette; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

George is preceded in death by his niece, Francesca A. Casseb.

A gathering of Mr. Casseb’s family and friends was held Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at Broussard’s, Beaumont. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 12, at St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica, 700 Jefferson, Beaumont. A family committal will be at Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont.

There will be additional services for Mr. Casseb in San Antonio at a later date.

— Broussard’s