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Cletus R. McGhee

September 8, 1946 — November 12, 2011

Cletus R. McGhee

Cletus R. McGhee, age 65 of Old Shawneetown died Saturday, November 12, 2011 at his home. Cletus was born in Old Shawneetown on September 8, 1946 to the late Fred and Aline (Barger) McGhee. Cletus had worked as a general laborer most of his life. He was a Old Shawneetown Fireman for 32 years. He loved the outdoors especially fishing. He was always smiling and had a story or two for you. His real love was his grandchildren whom he loved so dearly. Cletus was a good dad, grandfather and friend and will be missed.

Cletus is survived by 2 Sons, Mark (Sheila) McGhee of Shawneetown and Clete McGhee of Chester, IL, 1 Daughter, Frances ""Loody"" (Randy) Lane of Shawneetown, IL, his companion, Ruby Tipton of Old Shawneetown, 1 Brother, John McGhee of Chester, IL, 3 Grandsons, Schuyler and Sawyer McGhee of Shawneetown and Austin McGhee of Chester, IL, 2 Granddaughters, Kira McGhee of Chester and Rachel McGhee of Clinton, IL and 1 Great Grandchild, McKenna Ballinger. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Sharon McGhee.

Visitation for Cletus will be on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 from 11:00 AM to 1:45 PM at the Cox and Son Funeral Home in Shawneetown, a Graveside service will follow at 2:00 PM at the Westwood Cemetery near Shawneetown.

You may leave a note of comfort to the family at www.coxandson.com



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