Pauline Kirkland, 84, of West Orange passed away Friday, Sept. 21, at The Clairmont in Beaumont. Funeral Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, at First United Pentecostal Church in Orange with the Rev. Gary P. Wheeler and J.W. Harrell officiating. Graveside Service will follow at 3:00 p.m. at Frank’s Branch Cemetery in Fred.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.
Born in Corning, AR. on June 15, 1928, Mrs. Kirkland was the daughter of Earnest and Cora (Barnett) Jiles. She was a member of First United Pentecostal Church in Orange where she had served as a Prayer Leader.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Vern W. Kirkland, Sr.; son, Vern W. Kirkland, Jr.; and daughter, Paulette Broussard.
Mrs. Kirkland is survived by her grandchildren, Cindy Guthrie and husband, Hal of Houston, Wendell Stanley of Vinton, Geneva Adams of Bridge City, Shauna Thompson of California; and great-grandchildren, Shanice Baty and husband, Jeremy, Drake Thompson, Paige Thompson, Kadi Thompson and Cheyenne Stanley.