Patricia Gem Bench McGee, 86, of Greenville passed away on October 28, 2017, in Greenville. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 2 p.m. at Wesley United Methodist Church with Rev. Chris Yost officiating. Burial will be in Celeste Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home.
Mrs. McGee was born Sept. 19, 1931, in Hunt County, Texas, to Clifford Nuttall and Cleon Felty Nuttall. She married Bobby Gene McGee on Feb. 10, 2007, in Greenville. She worked for Raytheon as a secretary and was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church where she taught Sunday school for numerous years. She was active in United Methodist Women, Humcor and Home Bound.
She is survived by her daughter, Patti Fonner and husband Glen of Lubbock; son Larry Bench and wife Pam of Greenville; sisters Mikel West of Celeste and Jacqueline Cummings of Leonard, grandchildren Melissa Paxton, John Fonner, Leo Bench, and Jason Bench; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Pallbearers will be John Fonner, Glen Fonner, Larry Bench, Nathan Bench, David West and Glenn Cummings.
Memorials may be made to the United Methodist Women in care of Wesley United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 864, Greenville, Texas 75403.
Published on October 31, 2017