Robert Lee “Bob” McGee, 77, of Burnsville, Virginia died Saturday, November 08, 2014 in Clifton Forge.
He was born May 11, 1937 in Pulaski, MS, the son of the late Robert Howard McGee and Fannie Pearl Parkman.
Bob was employed as a draftsman and designer for Litton Amecom.
He was a 32 year veteran of the US Navy Reserve.
Bob was a member of Burnsville United Methodist Church. He enjoyed gardening and raising cattle. Bob worked hard and led by example. He put himself through college while working and raising a family, and was the first in his family to attend college.
He is survived by his companion of 27 years, Elfrieda McDaniel of Burnsville; 4 children: Robert McGee Jr. and wife Terri of Pensacola, FL, Lisa Burmeister and husband Daniel of Milton, FL, John McGee and wife Janine of Chapel Hill, NC, and Michael McGee and wife Rebekah of Green Valley, AZ; 9 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; 1 sister: Delories Grimes and husband Dick of Shadyside, MD; and 2 God sons.
He was preceded in death by his brother Donald McGee.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday November 11, 2014, Veteran’s Day, at Burnsville United Methodist Church with Pastor Lorrie Aikens officiating. Interment will be in Burnsville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Bob McGee Jr., John McGee, Taylor McGee, Cole McGee, Mark McDaniel, David McDaniel, Charlie Alexander, and Lynn Alexander.
The family will receive friends one hour before the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Burnsville Rescue Squad in lieu of flowers.