Silas Paul McGehee of Greenville, Ohio, went peacefully to be with the Savior whom he loved on March 7, 2012, at the age of 42. Paul was born on January 25, 1970 in Wichita, Kansas. He was preceded in death by both paternal grandparents and both maternal grandparents. He is survived by his wife Christy (Boevers) McGehee, and 6 children; Joseph Paul (15), Jacob Israel (13), Hanna Athele (11), Micah Daniel (8), Levi Silas (5), and Matthew Ethan (2); parents, Silas and Irene of Eldorado Springs, Missouri, and 7 sisters; Arlene McGehee of Overland Park, KS; Joyce (McGehee) Englund and husband Don of Overland Park, KS; Dorothy (McGehee) Purtle and husband Dwight of Mission, KS; Katherine (McGehee) Ravenscraft and husband Bob of Easley, SC; Carol (McGehee) Avery and husband Mark of Mexico, MO; Barbara (McGehee) Bland and husband Ralph of Eldorado Springs, MO; Elaine (McGehee) Simpson and husband Willis of Mission, KS, as well as many nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, March 12, 2012 at the Church of God, 5065 State Route 49 South, Greenville, Ohio, with Brother Ray Tinsman officiating. Burial will follow in the Church of God Cemetery, Greenville. The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 11 from 6-8 P.M. at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com.