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James McGee

Saturday, January 26, 2008

PORTAGEVILLE - James R.T. McGee, 84, died Jan. 25, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center at Kennett.

Born Aug. 10, 1923, in Caruthersville to the late James Anthony McGee and Lela Florence Taylor McGee, he was farmer and affiliated with the Risco Baptist Church.

On March 1, 1942, at New Madrid, he married Pauline Byrd, who survives of Portageville.

Other survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Mary McGee of New Madrid and Jerry and Donna McGee of Houston; two daughters and a son-in-law, Brenda MacLachlan of Springfield and Teresa and Dennis Morrison of Dothan, Ala.; one sister, Katherine Gaines of Yukon, Okla.; and nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Gertrude Malugen, Clarine Howell and Ruby Medlin, and one grandson, Michael Morrison.

Visitation was conducted at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. today at the funeral home with the Rev. Gene Lancaster officiating.

Burial will follow in the Rosewood Cemetery at Malden.