Bobby Gayel McGhee
Funeral Date: 11/14/2010

Obituary:
Bobby Gayel McGhee, age 71, of Hermitage, AR. died Thursday November 11, at John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, AR. Born February 1, 1939 at Johnsville, AR. Son of the late Willie Verna McGhee and Esper Forrest McGhee. He attended Vick Public Schools and graduated from Hermitage High School. He was a retired farmer, logger, electrician and member of Hermitage Baptist Church. Survivors are his wife Bettye Belin McGhee, whom he married July 4, 1965 at Gravelridge, AR. One son David McGhee and spouse Mistie, Hermitage, AR., Two daughters: Gail McGhee Bigham and spouse Doug, Warren, AR., Leah McGhee McIntyre and spouse Danny, Monticello, AR. One sister Joan Ferguson, Wilmar, AR. Four grandchildren: Madison McGhee, Alan McGhee, Mason Bigham, Keller Bigham , and is expecting another granddaughter in the near future, along with a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral services were 1:30 p.m. Sunday November 14, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Robert Green, Rev. Wayman Mann and Rev. Daniel Haigwood officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was Kelly Haigwood. Burial was in Gravelridge Cemetery near Hermitage, AR. by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Sam Clanton, Randy Clanton, Jr., James E. Smith, Russell Richards, Terry Don Richards, Richy Boley, Freddie McKinley and Phillip Morrow. Honorary pallbearers were James Ederington, Sonny Bethea, Wilson Richards, Lynn Wright, Kent Measel, Doyle Mann and Noel Richards. Memorials preferred to Gravelridge Cemetery Association; 108 Highway 160 East; Hermitage, AR. 71647.

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Name: Donna Ozment - Raney
Message: Ms. Betty and family, I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Bobby. I will be keeping your family in my prayers.

Name: Nadine Johnston
Message: Bettye, David and Mistie and family: I am so sorry for your loss and pray that the Lord will wrap his arms around you and give you peace. Bobby will be missed by all who knew him. Nadine Johnston

Name: Jeff & Holly Cathey
Message: Mrs. Bettye and Family: We are so sorry to hear of your loss. May God bless and comfort you during this difficult time.

Name: French and Judy Thornton Wynne
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this sad time.

Name: Don Smith
Message: Landmark Baptist prayeers are with you in your loss. May God bless and comfort you and the family.

Name: Denisa Mann Moseley
Message: Bettye & family, I'm so sorry. You are all in my prayers.

Name: Barbara Glosson Gorman
Message: Bobby was always very special to our family. He was a good friend & neighbor. I can still remember when I was little, him & Daddy sitting on the porch (at our home on the Pattsville road), playing guitars. I know they are playing together once again. May God bring peace & comfort to you. Barbara Gorman

Name: Carolyn Hopper
Message: Betty youare in my prayers. Bobby was a classmate 7 a good friend.He is @ peace now. He will be missed dearly. God bless you & your family.

Name: Machelle Temple
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Name: Machelle Temple
Message: Ms. Betty and family, So sorry for your loss but I know it's heavens gain! We will keep you in our prayers ! Jim and Shelley

Name: Vicki Erickson
Message: Aunt Bettye - I am so sorry to hear of Uncle Bobby's passing. He was a great man, with a great family to show for it. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Love Vicki

Name: Jacqualin & Jerry Johnson
Message: Bettye, we are so sorry. You and your family are in our prayers.

Name: Jim & Ginger Anders
Message: You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Bill and Angela Dawson
Message: Mrs. Betty, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Mr Bobby will be greatly missed.

Name: barbara dix
Message: leah im so sorry to hear of your dad's death just know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers

Name: Eugene Chandler
Message: I was sorry to hear of Bobby's passing.

Name: karen stanley
Message: Bobby will be missed by all of us. All of the family are in our prayer's.

Name: Barbie McVay Meeks
Message: Ms Bettye, David, Gail and Leah, So Sorry to hear about Mr Bobby. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Name: Larry & Robbie Reaves
Message: Dear Bettye & Family, So sorry about your loss. Know that you are in our prayers.

Name: Sherry Ferrell Hays
Message: So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Dorothy Outlaw
Message: Betty and FAmily, Sorry to hear about the passing of Bobby. Prayers are that God will keep his loving arms around during this time.Prayers for you during this time of your lost.

Name: David & Karen McDougald
Message: Ms.Betty, please know that our prayers are with you and your family. We are so so sorry for your loss.

Name: Gene Boyette
Message: Betty, so sorry for your loss. May GOD bless you all.

Name: Jo Ann & Leon Johnson
Message: Dear Bettye, David, Gail & Leah, We are so sorry that Bobby had to die, but our Lord needed him in heaven to play & sing.

Name: Mark & Kelley Hollingsworth
Message: Dearest McGhee Family- Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time… Mr. Bobby will be greatly missed… With our Sympathy –Mark, Kelley, & Brianna Hollingsworth

Name: Jean Trussell
Message: My prayers is with you family. I missed him. He was kindly and nice cousin I ever met. I remembered he took me to Deaf School when I was little girl. I really wanted to thank him for willing to take me to school. May the Lord be with you all. Love Cousin Jean (Phil. 3:3)

Name: John & Sandy Gavin
Message: Our prayers are with your family in this difficult time.

Name: Lee K
Message: I knew Bobby a long, long time ago and I hope that he had a good life. He was a GOOD person, always kept his word and never had anything bad to say about anybody. GOD love him.

Name: Preston Parker
Message: Will miss you greatly.

Name: Scott Richards
Message: I send my love.

Name: Billy George and Jean West
Message: Bettye and family: Just picked up today's paper and noticed about Bobby and his passing. May God grant you the peace that passeth all understanding. Just look to Him for your stregth.

Name: Ernie, Earline,and Pam Ferrell
Message: Bettye and Family, may the sweet memories of Bobby, the presence of your many friends, and most of all God's love comfort you now and the days to follow.

Name: Daphne Hargis
Message: Mr. Bobby will greatly be missed by all who knew him. May God Comfort the family during this time. Daphne and Jodi

Name: Nancy McBee
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers and sympathy.

Name: Ruby Howard
Message: Leah and Family so sorry for your loss. May God Bless you and your family.

Name: Marco Lauron
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Name: David and Gena Wilkerson
Message: We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Mr. Bobby will be greatly missed. We will be keeping your family in our prayers.

Name: Gorman & Anna Grider
Message: Praying for you and your family.

Name: Katy Danley
Message: Our prayers are with your family in this difficult time.

Name: Marlene Elliott
Message: I am so sorry to hear that Mr. Bobby passed away. I knew he had been sick for a while now, and am sorry for your loss.

Name: Janie Glosson Burks
Message: So many fond memories of your family.Mr. Bobby played for our wedding back in 1982, a wonderful person he was.May Our Lord Jesus watch over you now and in the days to come. Love Always, Janie, Stacie and Dexter

Name: Jamie-Joy Ferrell Jones
Message: Gail and Leah, I am so sorry for your loss. My Prayers are with you and your family. Jamie

Name: Gary Johnson
Message: i am sending this message for my daddy- he wanted to give condolence to the family. - cindy

Name: Betty Thomas Robertson
Message: Betty and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. Bobby was a great person who will be missed by many. You continue to be in our prayers and thoughts.

Name: Lynda Gorman Johnson
Message: Bettye, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. God bless.