SHELBY - Joann Bumgardner Magee, 77, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Hospice Cleveland County. Born in Cleveland County on June 17, 1936, she was the daughter of the late William Flowers and Lela Beam Bumgardner.
She retired from VIP Incentives in Kings Mountain. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. Joann enjoyed cooking, canning and being with her family.
In addition to her parents, Joann is preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Neal Magee; two daughters, Susan Magee Guffey and Joanna Magee Guthrie; and two brothers, Charlie Bumgardner and Frank Bumgardner.
Joann is survived by two sons, Michael Neal Magee and wife Kathy of Shelby, and Patrick Lee Magee and wife Teresa of Acworth, Ga.; a sister, Nancy "Diny" Olson of West Bend, Wis.; a sister-in-law, Becky Lee Bumgardner of Shelby; eight grandchildren, Kelly Guffey Reynolds and husband Chad, Kim Guffey Gettys and husband Chris, Michael Neal Magee Jr. and wife Emily, Christopher Ryan Magee, Justin Guthrie, Jeremy Guthrie, Tristyn Paige Magee, and Kiara Elise Magee; and six great-grandchildren, Reese Gettys, Kelsey Guthrie, Tenley Gettys, Jackson Magee, Caitlynn Reynolds, and Carsyn Reynolds.
Visitation: The family will receive friends one hour before the service.
Memorial service: 3 p.m. Saturday at Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory
Officiated by: Dr. Tim Sims
Funeral home: Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.
Memorials: May be made to Hospice Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive. Shelby NC 28150
Guest registry: www.cecilmburtonfuneralhome.com