Bobby McGuire Sr.

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Bobby Wayne McGuire Sr., 60, of Brookland, Ark., died Feb. 5, 2009, at his residence. He was born April 1, 1948, in Dyess, Ark., the son of Everett McGuire and Clara (Blansett) McGuire.

He has spent the last 15 years with his family residing in Brookland. He was of the Pentecost faith and attended the Lighthouse Pentecost Church.

He is survived by: his wife, Florence (Wright) McGuire; three sons, Bobby Wayne McGuire Jr. and wife Karen of Jonesboro, Ark., Matthew McGuire of Brookland, and Justin McGuire of Brookland; four brothers, Sammy McGuire of Jonesboro, Steven  McGuire of Jonesboro and James McGuire and wife Misty of Harrisburg, Ark., and Kirkham Dendy and wife, Kathy of Houston, Miss.; one aunt; three grandchildren, Christopher McGuire, Haley McGuire and Gaby McGuire all of Brookland; and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by: his parents, Everett McGuire and Clara (Blansett) McGuire.

Funeral services were held Feb. 8 at the Tri-County Funeral Home in Highland, Ark., with Bro. Wayne Clements officiating. Burial followed in the Campground Cemetery in Evening Shade, Ark.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Tri-County Funeral Home in  Highland, Ark.

Pallbearers were Bobby McGuire, Mathew McGuire, Justin McGuire, Sammy McGuire, James McGuire and Troy Wright.