Myra Maxine Girod

Obituary of Myra Maxine Girod

Funeral services for Myra Maxine Girod will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 26, 2017 at Rosefield Baptist Church in Rosefield, LA with Bro. Bubba Tucker officiating. Interment will follow at Rosefield Cemetery under the direction of Riser Funeral Home, Columbia. Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 25 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the church.


Maxine, who was lovingly known as "Aunt Mac" or "Granny", was born January 31, 1927 in Grayson, Louisiana to her parents, William Alfred and Fannie Sones Guyon. She passed from this life on June 24, 2017 at Glenwood Regional Medical Center in West Monroe. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Carl Girod; son, Jeff Girod and great-granddaughter, Elyssa Reynolds.


Maxine was a life-long member of Rosefield Baptist Church. She enjoyed living in the Rosefield community and loved the many friends and neighbors she had there. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


Mrs. Girod is survived by a son, Quincy Girod and wife, Gay of Queen City, TX; a daughter, Carleen Dumas and husband, Greg of Calhoun, LA; brother, William A. Guyon, Jr.; sisters: Marjorie Watson, Joy Tarver and Alice Ogden; grandchildren: Jamie Girod and wife, Heather, Charly Darmstaedter and husband, Jon, Severen Girod and wife, Lacey, Tara Girod Rape and husband, Randy, Jake Dumas, Hannah Thomas and husband, Blaze and  Anna Girod; 4 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.


Serving as pallbearers will be Jamie Girod, Severen Girod, Jake Dumas, Jon Darmstaedter, Blaze Thomas and Randy Rape.