Gracie Reeves McGuire, 97, of Van Buren passed away Monday, No. 13, 2017, in Van Buren. She was born Feb. 27, 1920, in Alma to the late Fred and Ollie Melton. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, General Reeves; two daughters, Pauline Phelps and Theresia Stewart; and one son, Floyd Reeves.
She is survived by her daughter, Darlene Trimble of Van Buren; two sons, George Reeves of Alma and Gerald Reeves of Van Buren; one sister, 17 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, 14 great-great-grandchildren and two great-great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel in Van Buren with burial to follow at Gill Cemetery in Van Buren under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be DeWayne, Jason, Jeffrey, Eddie, Shane Reeves and Matthew Slott.
The family will visit with friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren.
To place an online tribute, go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com.