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Gwen (Alexander) McNair

September 27, 1925 ~ August 30, 2019 (age 93)


Dorothy Gwendolyn (Gwen) Alexander McNair, was born September 27, 1925, in Waco, TX the daughter of the late Albert Goldburg and Ella Elizabeth (Simpson) Alexander, passed away August 30, 2019, with her family by her side.  She was 93

Gwen graduated from Crawford High School and then attended Four-C Business College in Waco.  On May 25, 1944, Gwen married Roy McNair in Crawford, Texas.  He preceded her in death May 26, 1995.    Together, they built a business called Towne Delivery, which later became Towne Moving & Storage.

Gwen was said to be a gregarious lady who always created fun and was blessed with many friends.  She never lost her love for her Crawford upbringing. Their family porch stories will continue to be a treasured memory for years to come.

Gwen is survived by her daughter Zonna (Bill) McWhorter of Rockport, TX and son Kent McNair of Fairfield Bay, Arkansas; grandchildren: Stephanie (Bob) Montgomery, Josh McWhorter, Allison (Gilbert) Martinez, Russell Kent McNair, Kelsie (Dale) Davies, Allye McNair, Will Martinez, Kadette Martinez;  great-grandchildren:  Lindsey Montgomery, Tyler Joplin, Clint Montgomery, Connor McNair, Tripp, Ryder, Jett & Crews Davies and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday Sept. 3, 2019, in the Parlor of Grace Gardens Funeral Home, 8220 Woodway Dr. The graveside service and interment will be 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Crawford Cemetery with Rev. Robin young officiating.

For those desiring, the family has suggested Texas Children's Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street,Houston, Texas 77030, for memorial contributions. 



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September 3, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Grace Gardens Parlor
8220 Woodway Dr
Waco, Tx 76712

Graveside Service
September 4, 2019

10:00 AM


Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin Street, Houston TX 77030

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