Mrs. McGhee was married to Harrison McCorkle Jr. in 1949.
She was a lifelong caretaker and worked in the cafeteria at Dunbar High School in Metropolis.
Survivors include her seven children; one sister; two brothers; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Eleanor McGhee; one daughter Pamala McCorkle Henderson; and eight brothers.
Private graveside service was held Saturday at Smotherman Cemetery near Brookport.
Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home of Paducah was in charge of local arrangements.