Originally created 04/21/01

Mrs. Willie Kirby



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Willie Alice Tobias McGee Kirby, age 69, formerly of Olanta, S.C., died on April 19, 2001, in St. Joseph Hospital of Augusta. Graveside funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 22, 2001, at the Bethany Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, directed by Floyd Funeral Home of Olanta. Visitation will be held 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday evening at the funeral home. Other times, the family will receive friends at the home of Miriam McGee Floyd, 1932 East Effingham Highway, Effingham, SC. Born in Sardis, Ga., she was a daughter of the late William Calhoun Tobias and Mamie Perry Tobias. She was educated in the Florence County School System, was a retired Home Health Care Nurse and a member of Bethany Free Will Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by three sons, L.C. McGee Jr., Steven McGee and Phillip McGee. Surviving are two daughters, Miriam (Frankie) McGee Floyd of Effingham, and Frankie Ann Johnson, Aiken, S.C.; one sister, Mrs. Barbara Jean Gardner of Florence; one brother, Mr. Roy Mitchell Tobias of Baimbridge ,Ga.; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. The Augusta Chronicle-April 21, 2001