Doreline O'Quinn

February 26, 1920February 11, 2014

SULPHUR - Doreline O'Quinn, 93, passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 in a local hospital. She was born in Choupique on February 26, 1920.

Doreline was a lifelong resident of Sulphur and a member of Parkview Baptist Church. She was an active member of CARC and Special Olympics. Doreline and her late husband, Matthew, accepted the responsibility of raising four special needs children with an unwavering devotion. In 1985, the O’Quinns were named Sulphur’s Family of the year.

Survivors include her children, Harry O'Quinn and wife Jeanne; Margarette Johnson; Dale O'Quinn, Michael O'Quinn, Harold O'Quinn and Gail O'Quinn; grandchildren, Dorlena Pickle and husband Terry, Karan Landry and husband Doug, Penny Goldman, Brian Allen and wife Angela, Robert Boyd and wife Kathy; Keith Johnson, Anita Ann Anglin and husband John, Paul O'Quinn, Melissa Hill and husband Jamie; Paula Lawson and husband Jeff, Rachel Romero and husband Ricky, and Angela O'Quinn; numerous great and great-great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Sam and Leona Landry; husband, Matthew O’Quinn; son, Larry O’Quinn; and brothers, Polie Landry and J. T. Landry.

Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 15 in Hixson-Sulphur Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Farquhar Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 - 9 p.m. Friday and resume Saturday at 8 a.m. until time of service. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Visitation Friday, February 14, 2014
  • Visitation Saturday, February 15, 2014
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 15, 2014

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Jackie Celestine

April 9, 2014

Harry & Jeannie, Ms . Pookie, Robbie and to the O'Quinn Children I am so very sorry to hear that Mrs. O'Quinn passed away. Our deepest condolences. Mrs. O' Quinn was the best. She always treated me like family. She will be greatly missed.

Jackie Celestine (Lake Charles, LA)

Ryan & Mary Lu Snow

February 19, 2014

Doreline O'Quinn lived a productive life and now she has fallen asleep awaiting Christ Jesus to awake her from sleeping. John 11:11, 24-26, 5:28-29.

Tony Horton

February 14, 2014

I was a part of this family for almost 10 years and Mrs. O'Quinn was a wonderful loving woman. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Gail Duhon

February 13, 2014

My condolences for the loss of your sweet mother. My mother, Bernice Seamons, will really miss her friendship, and so will I. She was the best roommate my mom has had. Your family are in our prayers.

Sharon Davis

February 13, 2014

Harry and Jeanne, I'm sorry to hear about the loss of your mother and loved one. You, your family and your mother Doreline are in my thoughts and prayers.

Melissa Bates

February 13, 2014

Sis. Doreline, I sure am going to miss seeing you in our Sunday Church Services at the Nursing Home. You were dear to us. You always asked for prayers for your children...never yourself. Precious, precious, precious. See you in Glory!

Jimmy Guidry

February 12, 2014

My condolences for your lost of a wonderful women. Praying for her soul and her family.