OGHS and LOPA Hold Flag Raising Ceremony


In recognition of National Organ Procurement Month, Opelousas General Health System and the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency held a flag raising ceremony today. Special guests, Kathryn and Samuel Jarrell, mother and brother of Sarah Jarrell, organ donor, were in attendance along with OGHS and LOPA staff. Mrs. Jarrell informed the audience that prior to her daughter's tragic death in April of 2012, Sarah learned about organ donation and shared her wishes to donate with her family.

Pictured are Sammuel and Kathryn Jarrell, brother and mother of Sarah Jarrell.

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