Marie-Jose Van Gucht

Mrs. Marie-Jose Caroline Van Gucht, 65, of Pine Bluff, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2012 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock.

Born July 10, 1947, in Dendermonde, Belgium, she was the daughter of the late Louis Van Gucht and Paula Van Zwol. She was reared and received her early education in Belgium.

She married Roger De Loose in 1969 in Dendermonde, Belgium. At the age of 45, she and her family moved to the United States. She was a mother, grandmother and homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband, Roger De Loose, of Pine Bluff; her two daughters, Katia Gray and husband, James Gray, of Rison, and Annick De Loose and husband, Caesar Guevara of Bryant; and her six grandchildren, Abby, Isaac and Lilly Gray, Charlotte, Claudette and Cedrique Guevara.

Memorial Service will be held 10 a.m., Monday, October 1, 2012 in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson & Son with Dr. Dan Festa officiating. Friends may sign the online register at