Mildred Gates Calvert McGee passed away Sunday November 11, 2018 at her residence in Pheba at the age of 77. She was born September 1, 1941 in West Point to the late Mildred L. Williams and Robert Gates Calvert. She was a drilling technician for Milyn INC for many years and a member of Pheba Methodist Church.
Funeral service will be 2 PM Wednesday November 14, 2018 at Robinson Chapel. Burial will follow in Pheba Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Craig Wade, Darren Wade, Robert White, Brad Buckner, Justin Bussey, Dale Bigham. Honorary pallbearers will be Kim Millsaps, Tommy Millsaps, Bubba Millsaps, Eddie Strickland, Mrs. Joe Cross, nurses of MS Home Care, Angelica Murry, Linda F. Millsaps, Renea Maddox. Visitation will be 1-2 PM Wednesday at Robinson Funeral Home.
She is survived by her husband, Henry ‘Buddy’ McGee of Pheba; daughters, Evelyn McGee and Linda McGee Wade both of Pheba; 3 grandchildren, Lindsey Buckner (Brad), Lauryl Bussey (Justin), Craig Wade; 3 great grandchildren, Wade Henry Buckner, Josie Buckner, Levi Bussey.
She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant son, Frank Gates McGee.
Memorials may be made to Pheba Cemetery PO Box 23 Pheba, MS 39755 or Batson Children’s Hospital 2500 N State St. Jackson, MS 39216.