Audra Gann McGuire biography

Mrs. McGuire of 3660 Pinecrest, Jasper, Ala., was born Feb. 28, 1906 at Carbon Hill, Ala. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Claud Gann and the granddaughter of Joe and Josephine Gann. She became the bride of Mr. McGuire June 1, 1926, at Guin, Ala. They have one son, Joe Morgan, who was born June 21, 1931. He is now in the Air Force. She also has two brothers, Claud Wayland Gann, Alexander City, and Joe Hadden Gann of Brilliant, Ala.

She is a member of the First Baptist Church, Jasper, Ala., Eastern Star, Crescent Study Club and the American Legion Auxiliary. She has held the office of president, treasurer and secretary and held various points in the OES. She has completed High School and is now a housewife. Her husband is an automobile dealer. She has visited in Florida, Illinois, Michigan and Wisconsin. Her hobbies are flowers and home sewing.

Source: Mrs. Frank Ross Stewart, Two Hundred Clubwomen: Second District Alabama Federation of Women’s Clubs, 1953 (Centre, Alabama: the compiler, 1955), p. 45. Reprinted with permission.