1938 - 2015 The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Clara Hawthorne, 76, of Orange, TX will be Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 11:00 at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Orange. Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Magnolia Memorial Gardens under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home. Visitation will be Saturday morning from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the church. She died Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at The Oaks of Beaumont in Beaumont, TX. An Orange native, she lived in California a number of years before returning to Orange in 2003. Her working years were spent as a Seamstress. She is survived by her husband, Edward Hawthorne of Orange, son, Byron Hawthorne of Port Arthur, TX, daughter, Jacquelyn Arion of Long Beach, CA, 3 brothers, Rudolph Bell of Vinton, LA, Marvin Roberts of Orange, and Henry Roberts of Phoenix, AZ, 1 sister, Deborah Guillory of Austin, TX, 5 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild. Offer sympathy at: sparrowfuneralhome.com.
Sparrow Funeral Home
1107 6Th St
Orange, TX 77630
Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Nov. 12, 2015