Originally created 01/04/01

Mrs. Ruth McGee



AIKEN - Mrs. Ruth McGee, 65, of Teague Street, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2001, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Unity Holiness Church with the Revs. Leo Wood and Mary Tesnair officiating. Burial will be in Aiken Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. McGee, a native of Beeville, Texas, was a homemaker and a member of Unity Holiness Church.

Survivors include a son, Elbert Dean Neeley, Aiken; a stepdaughter, Kay McGee Lawton, Aiken; three sisters, Jeanette M. Begley and Bobby Jean Salters, both of Aiken, and Darlene Adams, Huntington, Texas; a half brother, Simon Watson, Vera Cruz, Mexico; a half sister, Carmellia Watson, Lufkin, Texas; and four grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Michael Moore, Stephen Moore, Kevin Faircloth, Payton Sawyer, Jeff Perdue, Lawrence Neeley and Roger Barton.

Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of Unity Holiness Church.

Memorials may be made to: American Diabetes Association, 2711 Middleburg Drive, Columbia, SC 29204; or Aiken Area Council on Aging, 159 Morgan St., Aiken, SC 29801.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Shellhouse Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 4, 2001