Nyra McGhee


July 5, 2019 - 3:03 PM

Nyra Ann McGhee, age 71, of Colony, passed away June 26, 2019, at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. She was born Dec. 8, 1947 in Abilene, the daughter of Franklin Junior Hudson and Margarett M. (Schnell) Hudson. Nyra graduated from Herington High School in 1965.

During her working years Nyra worked in the shipping department of a brake manufacturing company for 34 years, then as a cashier at Walmart before she retired.

On Feb. 9, 1973 Nyra was united in marriage to Ronald McGhee at his mother’s home in Colony.

She is survived by her husband Ronald, Colony; two sons, Matthew McGhee, Fort Scott, and Christopher McGhee, Augusta; sister, Janice Stika; brother, Kevin Hudson; and 10 grandchildren, Kamrin, Justice, Jordyn, Aubrie, Elizabeth, Christopher, Michael, Hannah, Emme, Albert.

Nyra is preceded in death by her parents. 

Graveside memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Colony Cemetery, Colony. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Colony Recreation Commission c/o Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 14 , Ottawa, KS 66067. Condolences may be sent to the family through www.lamb-roberts.com. 


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