Funeral services for Orita Guin, 83, of Ashland, LA will be held at 11 A.M. Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at New Ramah Baptist Church with Bro. Doyle McGrew officiating. Interment will follow in Ebenezer Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 P.M. until 9 P.M. Monday, September 10, 2012 at Rockett-Nettles Funeral Home, Coushatta, LA.
Mrs. Guin was born September 3, 1929 in Coushatta, LA and passed away September 8, 2012. She was a devoted and loved wife, mother, grandmother, and sister and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Adley and Michael Torrance; one daughter, Cathy Guin Saffel; three sisters; two brothers; and three grandchildren.
Mrs. Guin is survived by her husband of 67 years, Andrew Guin of Ashland, LA; one son, Rodger Guin and wife, Dwanna of Hot Springs, AR; four daughters, Barbara Guin of Winnfield, LA, Sue Ince of Stonewall, LA, Wanda Wise and husband, Ricky of Calvin, LA, and Nina Tyler and husband, Kenneth of Ashland, LA; two brothers, Robert Guin of California and John Torrance of Shreveport, LA; two sisters, Michael Jo Shirley of Boyce, LA and Mary Youngman of Pineville, NC; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Rodger Guin, Jr., Michael Dunn, Bobby Williams, Michael Parrish, John Duck, and Cole Dunn.
The family wishes to express a special thanks to Green Meadow Haven, Regional Hospice, and Dr. Chico and staff.