Bobbie O’Quinn

Published 11:32 am Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Bobbie Ward O’Quinn, age 68 and a resident of Bogalusa, was born on April 8, 1946, in Tylertown, Miss., and passed away on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at Lakeview Regional Medical Center in Covington.

Bobbie retired from Nellie Byers after 32 years of service. She was a member of Memorial Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald “Ronnie” O’Quinn; two daughters, Angela (Joe) Hunter and Stacy O’Quinn, all of Bogalusa; four grandchildren, Neil Galloway, Trevor Galloway, Mallorie O’Quinn and Maddison O’Quinn; and two great-grandchildren, Skylar Galloway and Kennedy Galloway.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John F. Ward and Ruthie Mae Spears Ward McDaniel.

Visitation was held at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Visitation continued at Memorial Baptist Church on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. The funeral services were at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Field Thigpen officiating. Interment followed at Ponemah Cemetery.

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