Gladys Pearl McFarland, 91, a native of Leesville, La and current resident of Lake Charles passed from this life on December 31, 2018 in a local care facility.
She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and friend. She lived a long and full life and lived everyday to its fullest. In her spare time she loved traveling, sewing, and visiting with others. Gladys will be remembered by many for the thoughtful and personal hand-written cards she wrote. She loved her family more than anything and a woman of strong faith.
She is preceded in death by her parents Jeff and Callie Strother Nash, sons, Claude Daniel Moro and Dale Wayne Moro, and seven brothers and sisters.
Gladys leaves to cherish her memory her son David Hayes and wife Dorie of Lake Charles her loving grandchildren, Sean Hayes, Sherry Thompson, Darrell Hayes, Cynthia Hayes Burkhart, Brittany Hayes, and Morgan Hayes Simon, seven great grandchildren, two great- great grandchildren and one sister Pauline Ferrer.
The family will receive visitors on Thursday, January 3, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM in the chapel of Lakeside Funeral Home. Visitation will continue on Friday, January 4, 2018 from 9:00 AM until time of service. Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 4, 2018 at 11 AM in the chapel of Lakeside Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Rosepine Cemetery.
Memories and words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.lakesidefh.com