Dorothy Thorburn McGee

Dorothy Thorburn McGee, 92, fell asleep in the Lord at home on the morning of Sunday, January 5, 2020.  Visitation will be Tuesday evening, between 5:00 and 7:00, at Dorothy’s home.  Wednesday morning, there will be a graveside service for the family at Hollywood Cemetery in McComb, MS.  There will be a memorial service Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 5301 Old Canton Road, in Jackson.  Arrangements are being handled by Hartman Jones Funeral Home in McComb.

Dorothy was a member of Trinity for sixty years, from the time she and Bro moved their family to Jackson until her death.  She grew up in Fernwood, MS, and was a graduate of Fernwood High School and Mississippi State College for Women.  She lived her life in service and in support of her family and of all who were around her.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Dixon (Bro) McGee, and her sister, Barbara Thorburn, and is survived by her four children, John McGee of Memphis, Brian McGee (Casey Davis) of Jackson, Barbara Gwaltney of Birmingham, AL, Martin McGee (Kristine Rotenberry) of Jackson, fourteen grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren, all who knew and loved Dot.

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1. She took her first ceramics class at seven years old at Pickenpaugh Pottery. 2. She and her father got their black belts in Tae Kwon Do together.