Viola M. McGuire, 86, of Gallipolis, Ohio passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018 at the Emogene Dolin Hospice House in Huntington, West Virginia.

She was born on April 5, 1932 in Gallia County, Ohio, daughter of the late Joshua and Olive Ogle Lewis.  Viola was married to Lester McGuire and he preceded her in death on October 25, 1999.  She was a homemaker and is survived by her children, Marilyn (Mark) Foster of Conyers, Georgia, Robert (Rhonda) McGuire of Crown City, Ohio,  Dennis (Gwen) McGuire of Gallipolis, Ohio, and Brian (Leslie) McGuire of Patriot, Ohio, daughter-in-law: Carolyn McGuire of  Rio Grande, Ohio;  13 Grandchildren, 22 Great Grandchildren; Three sisters, Judith Benavidas of Urbana, Ohio, Patricia Mason of Gallipolis, Ohio, and Elizabeth (Tim) Shirk of Springfield, Ohio; three brothers, Dan R. Lewis of Patriot, Ohio, Ray E. Lewis of Gallipolis, Ohio, and David H. (Iva) Lewis of Daytona Beach, Florida.  Viola was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a son Tommy Wayne McGuire and a grandson, Joshua McGuire and a great grandson Levi Dodrill.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Willis Funeral Home, with Pastor Richard Unroe officiating.  Burial will follow in Ridgelawn Cemetery.

Friends may call at Willis Funeral Home on Monday, May 14, 2018 from  6-8 pm.

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