|Birth: ||May 7, 1940|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 2012|
Services for Alvin Eugene McGee are entrusted to the care of Kirk Funeral Home. A Celebration, remembering his life, will be held at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Ardmore, Saturday, February 25, 2012, at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Cobb Cemetery, Springer, Okla., with Elder Richard S. Lewis officiating.
Alvin, 71 years of age, died at Chickasaw Nations Medical Center in Ada, Okla., Saturday, February 18, 2012. He was born in Springer, Carter County, May 7, 1940. Alvin was the third of six children born to Walter and Inez Wilson McGee.
He grew up in the Springer Community and graduated from Springer High School. In 1962, he and the former Sandra Jones were married in Gainesville, Texas. The couple established residence in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Alvin was employed by others for numerous years; however, in 1969 he became an entrepreneur of a Vehicle Detail Shop. Following retirement and 40 years of residency in Cedar Rapids, he and Sandra returned to Oklahoma. Alvin loved people. He loved to travel, fish and to barbecue. He enjoyed entertaining family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant sister; and three brothers, Arthur Gene, Shirley Wayne and Walter McGee Jr.
He leaves precious memories to his wife of almost 50 years, Sandra; one brother, Herman McGee, Oklahoma City; six daughters and three sons-in-law, Phyllis Sue and Phillip Washington Sr, Audrenia and Barry Gill, Jacquelyn and Jaree Campbell, Stephanie Officer, Kathleen Jackson and Monesha Kenner; two sons, Gregory Wesley and Alex Kenner; three paternal aunts, Martha Poteat, Bessie Swan, both of Springer, and Erma Jean White, Colbert, Okla.; and numerous generations of cousins, other loved ones and many friends.
The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home Friday evening from 6 to 7.
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Created by: Jack Roberts
Record added: Feb 23, 2012
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