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James Augusta "Gussie" McGuire
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Birth: Sep. 23, 1904
Lincoln Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1925
Arcadia
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA

Bright young man who was well known and respected in Arcadia. He went to Tulane University in New Orleans and studied dental medicine. Shortly before graduating as a dentist, he traveled to Arcadia in North Louisana to visit family and friends. He hitched a ride on a log truck, nothing new to him since his father was a logging contractor there. However, the the straps broke sending him and the logs crashing to the ground, killing him instanty. His father, William Hayes McGuire, witnessed the accident which happened in downtown Arcadia.

LOCATION OF CEMETERY: From south end of Arcadia, turn left on Co. Rd 147. Sign about 2 miles on left. Park and walk in about 1/8 mile on dirt road. 32.5187N, 92.8878W
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Hays McGuire (1884 - 1950)
  Hattie Cloria Jones McGuire (1876 - 1962)
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Belle McGuire Phillips (1895 - 1959)*
  Gladys Pauline McGuire Hays (1896 - 1984)*
  John Richard McGuire (1898 - 1903)*
  James Augusta McGuire (1904 - 1925)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Come ye blessed"
James Augusta Son of W. H. and Hattie McGuire
Sept 23, 1904 July 2, 1925
"His words were kindness, his deeds were love, his spirit humble, he rests
above."

 
Burial:
Givens-McGuire Cemetery
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Jim (Dr. Mo) Moshinskie,...
Record added: Nov 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80381527
 


- Scout Finch
 Added: Aug. 4, 2013
 
 
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