Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

July 12, 2013

Jeffery Lynn McGehee


Corsicana Daily Sun

— “Even though you will never walk through the earthly door again,  you will always be in our hearts forever.”

Jeff “Cowboy” McGehee left his earthly body to join in the spirit with his Lord Jesus Christ on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 in Fenton, Mo. He was born July 14, 1969 in Woodville, Texas and lived most of his life in Corsicana.

He attended Corsicana and Blooming Grove School districts where he began his lifetime love of music having been in the school bands. He often entertained his family and friends with his guitar until his final days. He was also known for his smile and kindness toward those he met. He had a special place in his heart for the special population children and adults.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Green and Mr. and Mrs. Curtis McGehee.

He is survived by his life-long friend and love of his life, Natalie Iler of Missouri, his parents, Pat and Richard Kelly of Corsicana and Jerry McGehe of Ohio, his daughter, Melissa McGehee of Bruceville, and his son, Chyenne McGehee of Bruceville. He is also survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Kimber McGehee Johnson and Warren of Flint, and brother, James McGehee of Waco; step-brothers Jeff Kelly and wife Carol of Corsicana, and Richard E. Kelly and Betty; step-sisters Heather Kelly and John of Corsicana, Michelle and Tim Easley of Corsicana, and Renee and Terry Sanchez of Mexia. Surviving nieces include Kalyn and Erin Johnson, DeeDee McGehee, Kaylee McGehee, and nephew, Joseph Johnson. He had many other relatives and friends across the United States.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013 at the Eureka Methodist Church with pastors Amy Anderson and Sonny Buie officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Eureka Methodist Church, Eureka Texas 75110.