Audie McGhee

Monday, November 20, 2006

DEXTER -- Audie Burnett McGhee, 89, died Nov. 17, 2006, at Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter.

Born April 6, 1917, in Parma, daughter of the late Charley and Lora Bean Chapman, she was a retired nurse's aide and of the Baptist belief.

On Oct. 1, 1932, in Grayridge, she married Boyd Burnett, who preceded her in death on Dec. 25, 1987. She later married Weson McGhee and he preceded her in death.

She was also preceded in death by one son, Thomas Burnett; one daughter, Willa Wilmatch; three brothers, Johnny Bell, Walter Bell and Earl Bell; and two sisters, Maudie Walker and Mary Mabie.

Survivors include: one son, Stan Burnett of Dexter; two daughters, Rita Marsa of Dexter and Vern Ziegler of Farmington; and 17 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Services were held at 10 a.m. today at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. Karen Oldham of Dexter officiated.

Burial followed in the Dexter Cemetery.