Date of Service: Thursday, November 01, 2018
Time of Service: 2:00 PM
Dateline: Henderson, NC
Frank T. McGhee
Frank Thomas Tommy McGhee, 82, of 581 Will Jefferson Road, Henderson, NC died Monday, October 29, 2018 at Duke University Hospital.
Born in Vance County, he was the son of the late Albert Grey and Elsie Davis McGhee.
Mr. McGhee served as Sheriff of Vance County from 1982 to 1990. He was a graduate of Louisville Police Academy in Louisville, KY and was a former member of the Henderson Police Department. He was a former member of the North Carolina National Guard, a former thirty year member of Henderson Masonic Lodge #229 AF & AM, coached midget football for twenty-five years and was a Cub Scout leader.
A graveside funeral service will be held Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Elmwood Cemetery, conducted by Rev. Frank Sossamon.
Surviving are his wife of sixty-three years, Sara Williams McGhee; a son, Frank Thomas Tom McGhee Jr.; and two grandchildren, Tara L. McGhee and Evan L. McGhee.
The family will receive friends at the home, 581 Will Jefferson Road, Henderson.
The Henderson Police Department and the Vance County Sheriffs Department will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.
Date of Death: Monday, October 29, 2018