Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

November 21, 2013

Marylina McGraw


Corsicana Daily Sun

— Marylina McGraw, 81, of Corsicana, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013.

She was born July 28, 1932, in Corsicana, to E. D. "Ditt" McCormick and Beatrice Robinson McCormick. She was a member of the Frost United Methodist Church. She was a very creative lady. She loved motorcycles and was very active in all her children’s’ activities, including 4H, Cub Scouts, Den Mother and Camp Fire Girl Leader. She was a graduate of Okinawa High School in 1949 and was also "Miss Okinawa" in 1949.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Bob McGraw; and sister, Drue Ruja.

Survivors include her children, Claire Hoving and husband Rex, James McGraw and wife Pam, Caroline McGraw-Jupe and husband Kevin, and Jonathan McGraw; three sisters, Virginia Brackett, Adelaide Hall and Melissa O'Neal; two grandchildren, Bo McGraw and wife Amanda, and Tucker McGraw; one great grandchild, Blakeley McGraw; and special friend, Walter McClure.

Visitation will be noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at Frost United Methodist Church.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at Frost United Methodist Church with Leah Hidde-Gregory officiating. Interment will follow at Dresden Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Rex Hoving, Kevin Jupe, Bo McGraw and Walter McClure.

An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com by selecting the Marylina McGraw obituary.

Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana.