Gloria Guichard Poree, age 78, a retired Children's Advocate and Educator with the Orleans Parish Public Schools, entered into eternal rest at home in Prairieville, La. on Saturday, June 28, 2014. Daughter of the late Thelma and Gus Guichard. Beloved wife of Edgar Poree, Jr. Mother of Deidra Poree Pierre, Edgar (Tyra) Poree, III, and the late Dana Poree. Grandmother of Troy Pierre, II and Alexis Pierre. Sister of Gwendolyn Jackson and the late Catherine Davis. Sister-in-law of Natalie Chapital. Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. A Celebration of Life will be held at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 2022 St. Bernard Avenue, New Orleans, La. on Saturday, July 5, 2014 for 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until time of service. Rev. Henry J. Davis, Jr. will be officiating. Interment will be at Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery, New Orleans, La. Funeral entrusted to The Baloney Funeral Home, LLC, 1905 W. Airline Highway, Laplace, La., 985-224-8460. Condolences can be expressed at www.baloneyfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to St. Joseph Hospice, 10165 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge, La. 70809.
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Published in TheNewOrleansAdvocate.com from July 2 to July 7, 2014