A final farewell to the Silsbee family killed in house fire

BEAUMONT - BEAUMONT, TX - A final farewell to Ashley Pickering and her five children killed in a house fire. Hundreds gather inside Cathedral Church to pay respects to the Mattox and Pickering Family. Many tears and hugs of comfort to the family trying to stay strong through this tragedy.

"Today we have gathered ourselves to honor and respect these lives that we so loved."

       The silsbee family died in a house fire on october 18-th. The official cause of death was smoke and soot inhalation.
 
       Michael Sanchez is a member of Catherdral Church and says when he heard about that happened it was devastating.
 
       Family member, teachers, coaches, and friends took the stage to share stories of this precious family and how they touched their lives. A community showing support to a family as they say their final good-byes.
 
     A heartwarming part of the service is when the family played a click of Ashley singing to her father the John Mayer song "Daughters."

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