Miriam R. McGhee

Published 9:20 am Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Ms. Miriam Ruth “Ruthie” McGhee, 56, passed away on Thurs., Sept. 15, 2022 in Atmore.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Alton Jackson and Julia Ann McGhee; grandmother, Lunie Mae McGhee; three aunts, Hattie Mae (Howard) McGhee, Marie (Otha) Martin and Frances (Billy) Robbins; and one uncle, John Arthur McGhee.
She is survived by her two sons, Heath (Heather) Wiggins, of Excel and Nolan (Alex) Wiggins, of Gulf Shores; one daughter, Taylor Wiggins, of Poarch; two brothers, Rodney McGhee, of Atmore and Lathaniel (Pam) McGhee, of Pensacola, Fla.; two sisters, Juliette (Larry) Haikey, of Poarch and Stephanie (Keith) Bryan, of Atmore; two aunts, Ellen “Maxine” Johnson, of Poarch and Bernice McGhee, of Poarch; 10 grandchildren, Aubree Wiggins, Parker Wiggins, Knox Wiggins, McCoy Wiggins, Karsyn Wiggins, Rush Wiggins, Brantley Wiggins, Charlie Wiggins, Jackson Newton and Molly Ann Newton; plus a granddaughter Wiggins who is on the way; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A graveside service will be held Tues., Sept. 20, 2022 at 2:30 p.m. at Judson Creek Indian Cemetery with the Rev. Don Sanks officiating.
Burial will follow at Judson Creek Indian Cemetery.
Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home LLC is in charge of all arrangements.

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