Harold Gene McGee(1938 - 2012)

Harold Gene McGee, after 74 wonderful years in this world, passed away in his home in Pauls Valley, OK on December 6, 2012. He was born March 31, 1938 in Whitebead, OK to Clyde and Blanche McGee.

He met Betty Ladd while attending Pauls Valley High School. They were married on September 12, 1955.

Harold was a lifetime member of Pauls Valley Church of Christ and enjoyed fellowship in the church. He retired after 40 years from Kerr- McGee Refinery. He and his wife, Betty, retired to Satellite Beach to enjoy time with their granddaughter, Bethany Davies. She was the light of their life. While in Florida Harold and Betty were active members of the West Melbourne Church of Christ where Harold became the Director of the church's food pantry. They enjoyed living in Florida for thirteen years. Harold and Betty returned to Pauls Valley in 2011.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Darold McGee of Sacramento, CA; his father, Clyde McGee of Pauls Valley; his mother, Blanche Bowman of El Cajon, CA; and his step mother, Elzada McGee of Pauls Valley, OK.

Survivors are his wife of over 57 years, Betty McGee of Pauls Valley; two daughters, Carrie Daley of Pauls Valley, OK and Cristina Davies and her husband, Frank, of Cocoa Beach, FL; one granddaughter, Bethany Davies of Orlando, FL; and a close family friend, Danny Spray of Pauls Valley, OK. He is also survived by two brothers, Bill McGee of Moore, OK and James McGee and his wife, Linda, of Las Vegas, NV; his sisters, Mary Kay Yates and her husband, Wyatt, of Pauls Valley, OK, Paula McGee of McAlester, OK, and Carol Haddock and her husband, Philip, of Denison, TX.

Donations can be made to the West Melbourne Church of Christ Food Pantry, 810 Hollywood Blvd, West Melbourne, FL 32904 in memory of Harold McGee.

Funeral services were arranged by Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home in Pauls Valley, OK.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family's guestbook at:

Funeral Home

Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home - PAULS VALLEY
500 N WILLOW ST P. O. Box 899  Pauls Valley, OK 73075
(405) 238-3356

Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Dec. 12, 2012