Sarah Effie Guin, 70, of Orange passed away Wednesday, May 13, at her residence.
Sarah was born Aug. 19, 1944 in Natchitoches, La. to the late Lola Irdell (Thompson) and Marshall Phanor Huffman. She had lived in the Orange area for 53 years and was a member of New Anointing Full Gospel Church. Sarah was employed with Baptist Hospital in Orange as a Dietary Supervisor for 23 years, retiring in 2012. She enjoyed going fishing, hunting, and spending time with her family. Her children described their mother as a caring and serving person; she would help anyone who needed a helping hand. Sarah was a loving wife, mother, daughter, aunt, grandmother and friend who will be missed dearly.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Obie “Pete” Dier Guin; sister, Martha Bartley and brother, Nealy Lee Huffman.
Sarah is survived by her daughters, Norma Sue Brown and husband, Ken of Orange, Rose Marie Hennigan and husband, the Rev. Edgar (Ronnie) Hennigan; sons, Terry Lynn Guin and wife Gwendolyn of Newton, Thomas Lee Guin and girlfriend, Marlena Downing of Orange. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Brandon Brown, Tiffany Brown Jarrett and husband, Jonathan, Tara Hennigan Lowe, Ronnie Joe Hennigan and wife, Whitney, Johnathon Guin, Joey Guin, Kaitlyn Guin,; great grandchildren, Madeline Lowe, Isaac Jarrett, Leighton Jarrett, Heather Brown, Bridgett Brown and larger extended family.
A visitation will be held Sunday, May 17, from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Dorman Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held Monday, May 18, at 10:00 am at New Anointing Full Gospel Church in Orange, with the Rev. Edgar (Ronnie) Hennigan officiating. Burial will follow at Wilkinson Cemetery in Orange.
Honoring Mrs. Sarah Guin as pallbearers will be Ronnie Joe Hennigan, Jonathan Jarrett, Brandon Brown, Johnathon Guin, Scott Phillips and Josh Downing. Honorary pallbearer will be Gary Russell
Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.