Charles “Mickey” Melvin McGuire of Denison passed away peacefully on March 18, 2021 at the age of 69. Mickey was born to Melvin and Doris McGuire in Rusk, Texas on September 19, 1951. After the death of his father, he was raised by his maternal grandparents, Big Mama and Big Daddy.
He married Cathy Smith on May 21, 1971 in Dallas, and they enjoyed nearly 50 years of marriage together. Mickey loved Cathy with all his heart and they were blessed with 3 children.
Mickey was a quintessential “good ole boy”. A man of kindness and consideration, he was an eternal optimist. He made lifelong friends in his construction career and it was known that he was a good boss.
Mickey was preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Doris McGuire; stepdad, Kenneth Lash; sons, Anthony Joseph McGuire and Jason Michael McGuire; and his brother, Tommy McGuire.
He is survived by his wife, Cathy McGuire; son, John Glenn McGuire of Denison; granddaughter, Rachel Patricia of Houston; nephews, Michael Prestwood, and Clayton McGuire both of Waco; niece, Haley McGuire of Waco.
Arrangements are with Mullican-Little Funeral Home, Bells, Texas. An online registry may be signed at www.mullicanlittle.com