ERWIN – Master Sergeant John W. McGee Sr., age 74,
Erwin, passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2011, at the
MSG. McGee was a native of
He was of the Baptist faith.
MSG. McGee served in the US Army for 22½ years, from 1959-1982, and retired out of
After retirement, he worked as a carpenter and loved to travel.
Survivors include his wife, Jacqueline McInturff Arrowood McGee, Erwin; daughter and son-in-law, Rhonda & Billy Watts; sons and daughters-in-law, John Wayne Jr. & Donna McGee and Jerry Lynn & Rita McGee; step children, Randal Arrowood, Ricky Arrowood and wife, Sherry, and Tammy Hensley and husband, Mike; sisters, Pauline Wycoff, Shelby Watson and husband, Jimmy, and Blanche Payne and husband, Gay; grandchildren, Heather Thomas, Jodi Douglas, Lindsay McGee, Brandy Willis and Jeremy McGee; step grandchildren, Matthew Arrowood, Megan Arrowood, April Hensley, Adam Hensley, Mindy Sparks and Christopher Arrowood; six great-grandchildren; and several nephews and nieces.
The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to all the doctors and nurses involved in his care, including his stay at Franklin Woods and
Funeral services will be conducted at 8:00 p.m. Friday, February 18, 2011, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Lester Morelock and Rev. Raymond Conkin officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday prior to the service and other times at the home,
Interment services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 19, 2011, at
Condolences may be sent to the McGee family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.