Gay Ann McNair, born January 20, 1942 in Battle Creek, Michigan to parents Marcus and Roberta (Mugg) Braatz, passed away in Hico, Texas December 26, 2014 at the age of 72. Gay was an employee of Blue Star Trading Company in Hico since it was founded and was a member of Victory Baptist Church in Stephenville. Gay is preceded in death by her parents, Marcus and Roberta Braatz. Gay is survived by her husband Dan McNair of Hico, Texas and by their four sons: Richard McNair of Omega, Georgia, Bobby McNair of Foley, Alabama, Danny McNair of Dunlap, Tennessee and Jerry McNair of Ringgold, Georgia. Gay is also survived by her grandchildren Austin, Anna, Micah, Megan, Jacob, Morgan, McCauley and by great grandchildren Everrett and Hudson. Gay is survived by a brother Bob Braatz of Flagstaff, Arizona; a sister Marcia Gaudagno of Avondale, Arizona; 1st Cousins Bobbi Lou Edwards of Benson, Arizona, Jan Ricks of McKinney, Texas, Joan Gick of Stockwell, Indiana and a host of extended family members and friends.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. at the Harvest Hills Funeral Home, located 118 Second Street in Hico, on Tuesday, Dec. 30. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. in Victory Baptist Church, located at 745 FM 2303 in Stephenville, on Wednesday, Dec. 31. Burial will follow in Country Oaks Cemetery in Hico.