Jean Carolyn Mayhan Hoar McGhee of Sheridan, Arkansas was born February 1, 1930, the daughter of Robert L. and Bessie L. Gordon Mayhan. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Sheridan where she was a member of the Fidelis Sunday School Class. She had worked for many years at Arkla Gas, Rockwell and McCoy Tygart Drug Store. She enjoyed spending time with her family.
Ms. McGhee died at her home on Saturday, March 14, 2020 surrounded by her family at the age of 90.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, David J. Hoar, and Ira “Buddy” McGhee; brothers, Bryce Mayhan and Dale Mayhan and a grandson, Jarrod Wylie.
Survivors: daughters, Sandra Bates, Joy (Phil) Shirron and Davalyn Harris all of Sheridan; brothers, Robert (Adah) Mayhan of El Dorado; grandchildren, Cindy Gilbert, Lisa (David) Walters, David (Angel) Gilbert, Mishey (Josh) Brown, Ryan Bates Stephen(Helen) Shirron, Phyllis Shirron, John (Renee) Harris and a host of great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, church family and friends.
A private family graveside service will be held on Wednesday.
There will be no formal visitation due to the Corona Virus, but viewing will be Tuesday afternoon at the funeral home from 2:00-4:00 P.M. and Wednesday morning from 8:00-11:00 A.M.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Arkansas Baptist Children’s Home in Monticello, First Baptist Church Food Pantry, 1201 South Rock, Sheridan, AR 72150 or Loews-Dietz Foundation.