HAUGHTON – Services celebrating the life of Karen Sue Meunier Gaines will be held on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 10:00 a.m., at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel in Haughton, LA with Pastor Mark Briggs officiating, followed by a memorial ceremony held by the Eastern Star. Visitation will be at 9:00 a.m. prior to the service.
Karen was born on June 17, 1958 in Rapid City, South Dakota, and unexpectedly received her angel wings on February 20, 2015 at her home in Haughton, Louisiana.
She served the community as a nurse for over 30 years, portraying her loving spirit.
Preceding her in death is her parents, Richard John and Phyllis Ann Meunier. She is survived by her loving husband Donald J “Jeff” Gaines and her stepsons, Jeffery Blake Gaines, and Jacob R Gaines and wife Amanda, her three grandchildren, Chloe Morgan Murphy, Ava Elizabeth Gaines, and Isabella Katherine Gaines. She is also survived by sister, Cheryl Williams and husband John; and two brothers, Stephen M. Meunier and wife Becky, and Richard Meunier and wife Rebecca; and several nieces and nephews. Karen was a devoted wife, stepmother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She will truly be missed by all.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Shiners Hospital for Children in Shreveport, LA.
You may share your memories with the family by visiting www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com.