July 16, 2016
MONTPELIER — Opal Odell Lloyd McGee, 97, died July 15, 2016, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services are 3 p.m. Sunday at Palestine United Methodist Church with the Rev. Ben Rosenkrans officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation is 1:30 p.m. until service time at the church. Arrangements are entrusted to Calvert Funeral Home. Mrs. McGee was born May 7, 1919, in Clay County to Lessie Thompson Lloyd and Jasper Newton Lloyd. She was formerly employed with Knickerbocker Manufacturing in West Point, and a member of Palestine United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, William Ellis McGee; two sons; and one brother, Jasper Lloyd. Pallbearers are Lon Smith, Doug Webber, Ray Gibson, Andy Moore, Danny Goode, and Bennie Clark. Memorials may be made to Palestine United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Mrs. Roxie Brock, 9675 Joe Stevens Road, Cedar Bluff, MS 39741.