The nickname, "Jimmie" was given to her by her grandfather Wiley. She was called this all of her life.
Jeanette McKee Greenwood Index Journal
Jeanette "Jimmie" W. McKee, 70, wife of Henry Royce McKee, of 531 Wilson St., No. 2, died Dec. 25, 1991, at Self Memorial Hospital.
Born in Ninety-Six, she was a daughter of J. Fred and Gladys Willey Williams. She was a volunteer for Greenwood Methodist Home, a life member of the PTA and served as the state secretary. She was past president of Leslie and Northside Parent and Teacher Association. She was a member of the First Baptist Church and President of Brunson Sunday School Class.
Surviving, in addition to her husband of the home, are a daughter, Sherry Falotico of Westboro, Mass; a son, Richard "Dick" McKee of Durham, NC.; step-mother, Bessie Williams of Clinton; a step-brother, Dr. Robert A. Blake of Gastonia, NC and four grandchildren.
Services will be Friday at 11 am at First Baptist Church with Dr. William Harris and Dr. Carlton Allen officiating, with burial in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Dr. Ernest Young, Dr. Barry M. Ruseell, Harold White, Giles Daniel, Jack Cheney, and Ron E. Noble.
Honrary escorts will be the Benson Sunday School Class, Lynn Ethridge, Dr. John Holman, Dr. Ennis James, Dr. Joseph Beaudrot, Dr. Julius Leary and Dr. Vernon Moore.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Harley Funeral Home, Greenwood.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church.
The family is at the residence.
Henry Royce McKee
1919–1999 (m. 1942)
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