Private services are scheduled at a later date for Mr. Charles Eugene McGehee, 79, formerly of Wilson. He passed from this life Sunday, August 26, 2012, at the Ardmore Veterans Home.


Private services are scheduled at a later date for Mr. Charles Eugene McGehee, 79, formerly of Wilson. He passed from this life Sunday, August 26, 2012, at the Ardmore Veterans Home.
Charles was born October 25, 1932, at Wheeler, to the late Mr. George Anthony McGehee and Mrs. Gertie Belle (Knutson) McGehee. He was raised several places between Oklahoma, Texas and California and met the former Ms. Jean Harlow Branson at Wichita Falls, Texas. They were united in marriage on April 21, 1956, and moved to Wilson in 1968. Charles worked as a welder for many years in the oilfield.
Mr. McGehee was a veteran of the United States Army serving three years during the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Jean, December 1, 1988; and two brothers, Leon and Don.
Survivors include his two sons, C. Wayne McGehee and wife, Cindi of Lone Grove, and Tony McGehee and wife, Carolyn of Ardmore; sister, Virginia Rasmussen of Lebanon; 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and numerous other family and friends.
Arrangements are under the care of Alexander Funeral Home of Wilson.
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