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March 13, 2014

Gloria "Boo" Garlow


The Port Arthur News

PORT ARTHUR —    Gloria “Boo” Garlow, 78, of Port Arthur, TX passed away on Monday, March 10, 2014 less than two weeks from her 79th birthday on March 21st.

   She was born on March 21, 1935 to the late Eran Frank and Henry Neza.  She graduated from Lincoln High School and Prairie View A & M University.  She was a proud member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and former member of Jack and Jill of America.  She retired from Port Arthur ISD as a kindergarten teacher with 35 years of service.  She loved all of her students and was proud to see them grow into fine adults.

   For many years she was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Mary’s Catholic Church and present member of St. James Catholic Church.

   Gloria is survived by her husband of 58 years Ewell Garlow, Jr. of Port Arthur, TX; daughter Judy Garlow of Houston, TX, son Kerry Garlow and his wife Regina of Conroe, TX; and a loving host of family and friends.

   A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014 at St. James Catholic Church, Port Arthur, TX.  Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Gabriel Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.


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