Sammy "Ray" McGuire Jr.

ELKHART - Sammy "Ray" McGuire Jr., age 63, died Aug. 28, 2020, at Morton County Hospital in Elkhart, KS. He was born Oct. 16, 1956, in Plainview, Texas, the son of Sammy McGuire Sr. and Dorothy Ann (Gardner) McGuire. Ray was born and raised in Texas. He married Patricia Williamson on June 30, 1980 in Anson, Texas. He and Patricia relocated to Elkhart, KS. in 1988. Ray opened Sam’s Auto Repair.


Survivors include his wife, Patricia of their home; son, Michael Ray McGuire, of Elkhart, KS.; daughters, Alicia Renee Turner of Channing, Texas, and Amber Lynn McGuire of Elkhart, KS; brother, Randy McGuire of Roswell, NM; and two grandchildren. Sammy is preceded in death by his parents; and grandparents.


Graveside service will be held Sept. 4, 2020, at 2 p.m. at the Elkhart Cemetery in Elkhart, KS. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be given to Sammy "Ray" McGuire memorial fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home, PO Box 854, Elkhart, KS 67950. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.