Marguerite Elizabeth Bourgeois-Gavardin died Sunday, March 11, 2007 at her home in Durham. She was born in 1960 and was the daughter of Michael Bourgeois-Gavardin, MD, and the late Elizabeth Wright Bourgeois Gavardin. She was the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Harvey Wright, Jr., of Durham, and M. Maurice and Mme. Gabrielle Bourgeois-Gavardin of Paris.
Maguite, as she was known to her family and friends, attended the Durham Public Schools. She made her debut at the Cotillion in 1978. Maguite enjoyed gardening, loved animals and was deeply committed to her church. She