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Nora Belle Ganus McHand
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1906, USA
Death: May 24, 1994
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

NORA GANUS McHAND, 88, of Memphis, retired owner and operator of Mrs. Drake's Sandwich Co., died of cardiac and respiratory failure Tuesday at Hillhaven Convalescent Center. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Forest Hill Funeral Home Midtown with burial in Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown. She was a member of Oak Acres Church of Christ. Mrs. McHand, the widow of Guy E. McHand, leaves two sons, George Reagan of Memphis and Guy E. McHand Jr. of Olive Branch, Miss.; a sister, Reva Heath of Valley Mills, Texas; two brothers, Thurman Ganus and Melvin Ganus, both of New Orleans, nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. (Published in The Commercial Appeal 5/26/1994) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Edward Ganus (1872 - 1959)
  Mary Magnolia Jackson Ganus (1880 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  Guy Ellis McHand (1914 - 1990)
 
 Children:
  George Dale Reagan (1924 - 2000)*
  Guy Ellis McHand (1937 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Aubrey Ganus (1897 - 1975)*
  Roy Elmer Ganus (1901 - 1972)*
  Nora Belle Ganus McHand (1906 - 1994)
  Melvin Wendell Ganus (1923 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Mary & Kent
Record added: Aug 26, 2009
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Nora Belle <i>Ganus</i> McHand
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Nora Belle <i>Ganus</i> McHand
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Nora Belle <i>Ganus</i> McHand
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Mrs. Drakes, Quacking Good! Anyone from Memphis has to remember that advertising slogan. It was on catering vans all across the city and Mrs. Drakes sandwiches were in vending machines everywhere. Mrs Mac aka Mrs. Drake, you were responsible for some q...(Read more)
- Mary & Kent
 Added: Aug. 29, 2009
 
 
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