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Phyllis M. McGee

5/23/1938 - 1/22/2018

PEKIN ~ Phyllis M. McGee, 78, of Pekin, passed away at 2:58 p.m. Monday, January 22, 2018 at Morton Terrace.

Born May 23, 1938 in Pekin to Raymond and Goldie (Marinich) White, she married Ronald E. McGee, Sr. in 1956 in Pekin.  He passed away August 21, 2012 in Pekin.  She also was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters; and one brother.

Surviving are her daughters, Renda (Randy) Mullins of Pekin and Cindy (Ronald) Wyatt of Charlotte, South Carolina; her sons, Paul McGee of Murphysboro, Ronald (Chris) McGee, Jr. of Pekin, Scott (Shirley) McGee of Branson, Missouri and James McGee of Pekin; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; three sisters, Kathy Eatmon of Washington, Goldie Fouts of Pekin and Sharon Calloway of Morton; one brother, Raymond White, Jr. of Pekin; and one step-brother, Steve Jolly of Pekin.

A homemaker, Phyllis enjoyed playing bingo, shopping and cooking.  She especially enjoyed spending time with her family.  She had previously worked as a waitress in the area.

She was of the Baptist faith.

Private services will be held at a later date.  Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be given to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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