Shirley McGee of Sherwood passed away June 23, 2022 at the age of 85. She was born in Hattieville, Arkansas to Jim and Arkie Bizzell Looney.
Shirley graduated from Wonderview High School and moved to Little Rock, where she took a job at the National Old Line Insurance Company. In 1958, she married Dale McGee and they were married for 63 years, until his death in 2021. She was a dedicated homemaker while raising her two sons and later worked in the computer lab at Pike View Elementary in North Little Rock. She had a love for children, and she took special interest in her students.
Shirley was a member of Grace Church of the Nazarene and later, Brockington Road Church of the Nazarene in Sherwood. She will be remembered for her kindness, selfless giving and total devotion to her husband, sons and granddaughter. She cared for her mother and mother-in-law during their last years and considered it an honor to do so.
Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers; W.T. Looney; Leamon Looney; James Looney; George Looney and one sister, Reba Looney Tucker.
Shirley is survived by two sons, Kenny McGee of Sherwood, and Keith McGee of Skiatook, OK; one granddaughter Hannah McGee; and a host of nieces and nephews.
No service is planned at this time. If you would like to honor Shirley’s memory, please consider donations to Alzheimer’s Association or an Arkansas Hospice location of your choice.
Arrangements by A Natural State Funeral Service 501-982-3400.