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Oct. 4, 1918-April 27, 2010

ROCKY MOUNT -- Marguerite Kelsey McGee, 91, died Tuesday in Salisbury.

Funeral services will be held today at 2:30 p.m. by the graveside at Maplewood Cemetery in Mount Olive.

Born Oct. 4, 1918, in Lugoff, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Judd D. Kelsey and Gabrilla Maxwell Kelsey of Chester, S.C.

A graduate of Chester High School, she earned an associate degree in business from Nash Community College in 1986.

She is survived by her six children, Marguerite Kelsey McGee of Chico, Calif., Thomas Noble McGee III and wife, Berni, of Winston-Salem, Frances McGee Vance and husband, Andy, of Salisbury, Robert J. McGee of Raleigh, Katherine McGee Orloff and husband, Jeff, of San Jose, Calif., and Boon McGee and wife, Elizabeth, of Raleigh; four granddaughters; and a great-grandson.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Noble McGee Jr., whom she married March 21, 1936, and two brothers, William Randolph Kelsey and Lamar H. Kelsey.

Friends and family will be received at Tyndall Funeral Home of Mount Olive today from noon to 1 p.m.

Memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.


Published in Obituaries on April 30, 2010 1:47 PM