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James Robert "Jim" McGhee

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

202 Maple Ave., Oak Hill, Ohio 45656

(p) 740-682-6696 (f) 740-682-7862 (e) (w)

James Robert "Jim" McGhee, age 66, of Jackson, Ohio passed away Monday, October 1st, 2018 at the V.A. Medical Center in Chillicothe. He was born January 26, 1952, in Oak Hill to the late Wilbur and Marjorie (Kisor) McGhee.

He is survived by his daughter, Marjie (Eddie) Queen, of Jackson, Jimmy (Ashley) McGhee, of Columbus and Charlie (Margie) McGhee, of Texas; grandchildren, Jim (Jamie) Vest, Caitlin (Kyle) Bartram, Hannah Tisdale, Aubrey Canter, Jalen McGhee, Madison McGhee, Kalle McGhee, Kathryn McGhee, Austin McGhee, and Rachel McGhee. Also surviving are four great grandchildren, Elliott Vest, Melody Vest, River Bartram and Benjamin McGhee; brothers, Mike (Sybil) McGhee, of Oak Hill and Gary (Petra) McGhee, of Missouri; sisters, Ruth (Joe) Pelfrey, of Oak Hill, Brenda (Bob) Newkirk, of Greenfield, Ohio and Donna (Ron) Coyan, of Marengo, Ohio; sisters-in-law, Diane McGhee, of Bainbridge, Ohio, Gianella McGhee, of Tennessee and Kwang McGhee, of South Carolina, and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, Jon, Donald and Jack McGhee.

Jim served in the United States Army. He also loved working for Jackson Implement in Jackson and Oak Hill.

A celebration of Jim’s life will be held Monday, October 8, 2018 at the Lewis & Gillum FuJim McGhee, age 66, of Jackson, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018 at the V.A. Medical Center in Chineral Home of Oak Hill from 4-6 PM. Online condolences may be sent to

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