, Port Arthur, Texas

April 26, 2013

Gloria Henton Shields

The Port Arthur News

PORT ARTHUR —    Gloria Jean Henton Shields, 66 of Port Arthur passed on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at the Medical Center of Port Arthur, Texas. Gloria was born February 9, 1947 to Elias & Rosa Mae Henton in Lecompton, LA. Gloria moved to Port Arthur at an early age.

   Left with a lifetime of memories are daughter Yolanda Shields Dankins (Willie); grandchildren Jason Shields (Carlette), Shakisha Shields (Garrett), Dayna Dennis, and Jazzmine Dennis (Marques); 11 great grandchildren; one brother Alvin Henton (Phyllis) all of Port Arthur; one uncle Mack Henton and one aunt Eula Lawson all of Alexandria, Louisiana.

   Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Eastern Star Baptist Church at 11 a.m. with visitation from 9 am until service time. Burial will follow in Live Oak Cemetery under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.