- Ada, Oklahoma


October 29, 2007

Obituaries, October 28, 2007


FITTSTOWN — Services for Marshall Lee McGehee, 95, Fittstown, are 10 a.m. Monday at Southwest Church of Christ in Ada, Danny Stewart will officiate. Burial will follow at Pontotoc Cemetery in Pontotoc. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Criswell Funeral Home.

Mr. McGehee died Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at his son's home. He was born July 13, 1912, at Jesse to John Burton and Mary Jarrett McGehee.

He married Earlene Gladys Winton May 21, 1932. She died Jan. 8, 1993, in Ada. He later married Beverly Jennings July 28, 1993.

Mr. McGehee formerly worked in the oilfields, and later worked for Pontotoc County District 3 until his retirement. He was also a farmer and rancher. Mr. McGehee was a longtime member of the Fittstown Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife, Beverly McGehee, of the home; two daughters, Mary Jo Whitwell and husband Robert, Ada, and Ola Mae Morrow and husband Jim, Norman; three sons, Roy McGehee and wife Jodi, Stonewall, Morris McGehee and wife Jeannie, Ada, and Floyd McGehee and wife Dava, Noble; two stepdaughters, Diane Smith and husband Chris, Tulsa, Jeannine Rutherford and husband Bob, Stonewall; one stepson, Randy Jennings and wife Wanda, Fittstown; one sister, Vera Collier and husband John, Ada; 10 grandchildren, Lisa Whitwell Johnston and husband Pete, Ada, Dennis Morrow and wife Donna, Noble, Susan Whitwell Malone and husband Greg, Cincinnati, Ohio, Bobby Joe Morrow, Noble, Diana McGehee Bird and husband Jason, Meridian, Miss., Marisa McGehee Wilson and husband Curtis, Ada, Bill McGehee, Jesse, Michael McGehee and wife Shelley, Pocola, Kimberly McGehee Doughty and husband Steven, Lawton, and Kyle McGehee and wife Jessica, Norman; four step-grandchildren, MaRanda Rutherford Horton and husband Larry, Fittstown, Deena Jennings Sanders and husband Jason, Fittstown, VaNessa Rutherford Seals, Stonewall, and Daniel Jennings and wife Ilene, Jesse; 17 great-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

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