Ava Lee Jones McGehee, 74, of Star City, passed away August 6, 2021 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.
She was born March 27, 1947 in Morton, Texas to the late Carl C. and Isabel Palmer Jones.
She was a member of Anderson Chapel Baptist Church near Dumas. Throughout her life, Ava worked as a farmer, a CNA and a homemaker.
Besides her parents, Ava was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, John Lewis McGehee, Sr.; a son, Robert McGehee; three sisters, Joann Jones Clark, Betty May Jones King and Margret Jones; and a daughter-in-law, Norma Louann McGehee.
Survivors include her son, John L. McGehee, Jr.; brother, Tommy Jones; sister, Nettie Jones Graham, all of Star City; three grandsons, Phillip Brent McGehee of White Hall, J.C. McGehee of Star City, and Chris McCauley of Conway; and a granddaughter, Madyson McGehee of Star City.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.