Bobbie McGie


February 19, 2019 - 10:16 AM

Roberta “Bobbie” McGie, age 87, of Iola, passed away peacefully and full of grace on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019 at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Bobbie was born on Dec. 11, 1931, in Geneva, to Theodore R. Curtis and Dorothea I. Dickerson Curtis. Roberta graduated from Iola High School in 1950. Bobbie married Billy McGie in 1954 and this union was blessed with five children. They later divorced. 

She was preceded in death by her mother, father, sister Martha Jean, and son-in-law Rich Reeder.

She is survived by five children, Debi Reeder, Steve McGie and wife Tanya, Deanna Helms, Mike McGie and wife Gin, Deidra Johnson and husband Stanley. One sister Cheryl “CC” Klingensmith and husband Richard; 14 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, and numerous other relatives.

A visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday in the Chapel at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service, 1883 Us Hwy 54, Iola. Funeral services will be at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service, Iola. Burial will follow in the Geneva Cemetery, Colony.

Memorials are requested to the American Heart Association or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, and can be left with Feuerborn Family Funeral Service.

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