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Lenora Mary Maquire Saxon

Originally published: Dec. 3, 2012
Last modified: Dec. 3, 2012

Mrs. Lenora Mary Maguire Saxon, better known as "Mac", 92, of West Jefferson passed away Friday afternoon, Nov. 30, 2012, at Ashe Memorial Hospital.

Memorial service will be held at a later date.

Mrs. Saxon was born in Sussex County N.J. on Nov. 12, 1920, to the late Frank Joseph and Lenora W. Bauderman Maguire. She was a Register Nurse. She also worked as a counselor for the BROC office and retired as Head Matron from the Ashe County Sheriff's Department.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Edwin Saxon and a grandson, Michael Saxon.

Mrs. Saxon is survived by three sons, Raymond Saxon and wife, Nancy, of Pompano Beach, Fla., Robert Edwin Saxon, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Donald Barry Saxon and wife, Angela, of Tallahassee, Fla.; a daughter, Patricia Ann Miller and husband, Tony, of The Woodlands, Texas; nine grandchildren, Christopher Saxon and Kelly Saxon, both of Pompano Beach, Fla., Scott Saxon, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Casey Caplan, of Jensen Beach, Fla., Ryan Saxon and Andrea Saxon, both of Tallahassee, Fla.; Andrew Miller, of Madison, Miss., Kristen Miller, of The Woodlands, Texas and Scott Harmon, of West Jefferson; seven great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews also survive.

You may give the family your condolences a tour website http://www.boonefuneralhome.com.

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