“A face that will always be on our mind, a smile we’ve seen a million times, two eyes that would light up the sky at night, one last battle she could not fight.” A graveside service will be held for Juanita Arnaud on Wednesday, Nov. 21, at 10:00 a.m. at Evergreen Cemetery in Orange, under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home.
Juanita died at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont, on Saturday, Nov. 17, at the age of 89. Born in Orange, on April 14, 1923, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 73 years, James Arnaud; mother, Emily Spiares; father, Liles Wolfford, Sr.; son, James Randall Arnaud; grandson, Frank P. Smart; sister, Leatrice Lee; brother, Liles Wolfford, Jr.; infant sister, Lieuwlynn Wolfford, and infant brother, Tracy Lynn Wolfford.
She is survived by her daughter, Judy Schoolfield and husband, Joseph of Port Arthur; sons, David Arnaud and wife, Kay of Nederland and Keith Arnaud of Houston.
Also surviving her are her beloved grandchildren, Michael Arnaud of Mandeville, LA.; Glen Wyatt of Bridge City; Alex Arnaud of Houston; Jami Fairley and husband, Michael of Galveston; Cheryl Weaver and husband, Brent of Nederland; Davy Arnaud and wife, Stephanie of Montreal, Canada; Josh Arnaud and wife, Jennifer of The Woodlands; Amy Dishman and husband, Paul of Houston.
Other survivors include nine great grandchildren and one great great grandchild, sister, Jeanette Frederick of Baton Rouge, LA.; brothers, Edward E. Wolfford (Buddy) and wife, Kate, Roland Wolfford and wife, Shirley both of Orange, and many many nieces and nephews who were dear to her heart.
Pallbearers will be grandsons, Glen Wyatt, Michael Arnaud, Davy Arnaud and Josh Arnaud and her beloved nephews. Condolences may be sent for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.