Marcia J. Huff, 67, of Deweyville, passed from this life into the arms of her savior on Saturday, April 25, at Christus Hospital – St. Elizabeth in Beaumont following an illness.
Marcia was born Dec. 12, 1947 in La Grande, Oregon, to Charles Pokorney and Velma Fern (Stickney) Pokorney, she grew up in the Midwest in Nebraska and Kansas and was a longtime resident of Deweyville, where her father established the Triangle Meat Market. Marcia worked as Postal Clerk for the United States Postal Service, from which she retired in 1998. Marcia was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Deweyville. She enjoyed painting and studied under Tom Windham at the Old Time Woodshop in Orange.
Marcia is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Bill Pokorney; son, David Bartunek and stepson, James Huff.
Those who will most cherish her memory are her husband of 20 years, Jerrel Huff of Deweyville; daughters, Lisa Moore and husband, Chester of Orange, Mary Singleton and Rhenda Edwards and husband, Freddie, all of Deweyville, Geraldine Steadham and husband, Ray of Starks, and Rachael Bussell and husband, Kelly of Deweyville; sons, Robert Daughtery of Deweyville and Jerry Huff and wife, Jennifer of Bridge City; sister, Jennie McCabe of Deweyville; brother, Mike Pokorney and wife, Charlotte of Haysville, Ks; 27 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and a great-great grandchild on the way. Marcia is also survived by numerous, nieces, nephews and extended family.
Services to remember and honor Marcia’s life will be at 2:00 P.M. Monday, April 27, in the Chapel of Dorman Funeral Home in Orange with Brother John Fortenberry, officiating. Rite of committal and interment will follow services at the Trout Creek Cemetery, in the Trout Creek Community of Newton County.
A gathering of Marcia’s family and friends for a time of reflection will be from 5:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Sunday at the funeral home.
Honoring Marcia as pallbearers are Chester Moore, Kelly Bussell, Ray Steadham, Bryan Bussell, Shawn Bussell and Billy Pokorney. Honorary pallbearer will by Jerry Huff.
Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.