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Elouise Johnson McGuire

Elouise Johnson McGuire, 86, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at Lynn Wood Senior Care Facility in Laurel, Miss.

Elouise was born on November 30, 1933, in Banner, Miss., to Lowrey and Alma Johnson. She married John A. McGuire in 1955, and they had one daughter, Jennifer. She was a loving daughter, wife, mother, and grandmother.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, John A. McGuire; a daughter Jennifer Rogers (Noel); two grandchildren, Mary Caroline Rogers and Bronson Rogers; brothers Robert Earl Johnson of Merkel, Texas and L.H. Johnson (Patsy) of Banner; nephew, Joe Morris Johnson (Brittany), of Tupelo, Miss.; and great nieces and nephew, Addison, Rivers, and Reagan Johnson. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lowrey and Alma Johnson.

A memorial service for Mrs. Elouise McGuire will be held at a later date. Burial will be in Natchez National Cemetery in Natchez, Miss. 

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