Marguerite Guercio

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 12, 2010

NATCHEZ — Services for Marguerite Guercio, 89, of Hattiesburg, formerly of Natchez, who died Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010, at Wesley Medical Center in Hattiesburg, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary Basilica with the Rev. David O’Connor and the Rev. Robert Dore officiating.

Burial will follow at the Natchez City Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the church.

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Mrs. Guercio was born Dec. 31, 1920, in Helena, Ark., the daughter of Charles Stephen and Josephine Dana Coco.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Joe Guercio; and one daughter, Angela Guercio Box.

Survivors include two sons, Michael Guercio of Emmet, Ark., and Rod Guercio Hattiesburg; and four grandchildren, Megan Guercio, Andrew Guercio, Amanda Box and Stephanie Box.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Guercio, Sammie Guercio, Mike Coco, Andrew Guercio, Gene Box and Mark Coco.

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