Originally created 02/02/01

Mrs. Josephine McKie



Mrs. Josephine Gowdy McKie, of Valley Park Court, died Saturday, Jan. 27, 2001, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Old Macedonia Baptist Church, North Augusta, with the Rev. Limuer Myers officiating. Burial will be in Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery, Clarks Hill, S.C.

Mrs. McKie, a native of McCormick County, S.C., had retired from Tutt Middle School and was a member of Bethany Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, James McKie Sr.; three sons, James McKie Jr., Ronnie McKie and Christopher McKie, all of Augusta; two daughters, Loretta Taylor, Evans, and Phyllis McKie Walton, Augusta; a brother, Freddie Gowdy, Capital Heights, Md.; four sisters, Carrie G. Samuels, Forestville, Md., Florence G. Wilburn, Inglewood, Calif., Cherry G. Lindsey, Upper Marlboro, Md., and Adline G. Middleton, Augusta; and 15 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the residence or at G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, North Augusta.