Ray McGuffin, 83, passed away November 13, 2017. He was born October 30, 1934 in Eden, Texas to Evert and Effie Brandon McGuffin. Ray was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Ella Louise Murr McGuffin, brothers Wayne and Ronald McGuffin, sister Mildred Meyers, and granddaughter Lacy Sides.
He is survived by his children Monetta Dusek and husband Wayne of San Angelo, Michelle McSherry and husband Jerry of Menard, and son Michael McGuffin of Gardendale. Ray’s grandchildren include Misty Duncan and husband Bryan of Kermit, Ryan McSherry and Logan McSherry of Menard, Kyle McSherry of San Angelo, Kade McGuffin and Michaela McGuffin of Marble Falls, and great-grandchildren Haley and Brody Duncan of Kermit.
Ray grew up in Eden and graduated from Eden High School but spent most of his life in Menard County. He was the Ranch Foreman for the Herd Ranch in Ft. McKavett for over twenty years and served as a Menard County Commissioner. Ray was well known as a talented artist and enjoyed teaching art classes.
The family would like to thank the staff of the Menard Manor for their kind and loving care, faithful friend and visitor Benny Kothmann, and domino partner Paula Sanchez.
Graveside services will be held on Thursday, November 16 at 10:00 a.m. at the Ft. McKavett Cemetery.