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Juanita Fay McCary, 87 of Corsicana passed away Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. She was born Jan. 29, 1930 in Pisgah Ridge to Burl and Ona Bell Bennett. Juanita loved to play 42, quilt, crochet and enjoyed fishing. She loved her grandchildren and spending time with them and cooking. She made quilts with much love for all of her grandchildren when they graduated. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband Lynn McCary; parents; sister and brother-in-law, Dena Atkins and husband Lorraine; brothers and sister-in-law, Buddy Bennett and wife Virginia, Robert Bennett, Ronnie Bennett. She leaves behind to cherish her memory, children, Dianne Stewart and husband Paul, Mike McCary and wife Cindy, Ken McCary and wife Linda, Dale McCary, Gail Evers and husband Bill; 11 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Sue Bennett, Linda Bennett and Rosemond Ducky King. Numerous nieces and nephews. Also, her care givers at TriSun and Family First Hospice that cared for her with love and compassion.
Visitation will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 3 p.m. at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will follow at Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandson's; Brent Stewart, Ryan Stewart, Drew McCary, Matt McCary, Aaron McCary, Will Evers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimers.org; Westhill Church of Christ Benevolence or First Baptist Building Fund.
An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home
Published on January 11, 2018
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