Grace Guilott

Published 2:14 pm Thursday, March 29, 2018

Grace E. Knight Guilott, 80, a resident of Sun, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018, at the Sanctuary at Passages Hospice in New Orleans. She was born on June 3, 1937, in Bogalusa.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda Guilott Thomas (Chad) of Sun; two sisters, Barbara Seal Chandler of Bullard, Texas, and Faye Knight Spencer of Pineville; two sisters-in-law, Nell Knight of Varnado, and Barbara Guilott of Bush; grandsons, Ryan Mizell, Jeremy Thomas (Martha), and Cannon Thomas (Emily); a step-grandson, Nick Ammons; great-grandchildren, Alexus Lawrence, Brogan Mizell, and Kenley Thomas; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of extended loving family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Carl Guilott; and her parents, Thomas Corkern Knight and Viola Borde Knight.

Visitation will be held at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home on Friday, March 30, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. Visitation will continue at the Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home chapel on Saturday, March 31, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Sun First Baptist Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Sanctuary at Passages Hospice, 617 Dublin Street, New Orleans, LA 70118.

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