Linda McGee

Obituary of Linda McGee

Linda Louise Hand McGee, 74, of Sharptown, passed away on Sunday, February 18, 2018, peacefully at Peninsula Regional Medical Center.  Born on March 9, 1943 in Virginia, she was the daughter of the late William Ellis Hand and Sara Sheppard Hand.

Linda graduated as Salutatorian from the class of 1961 from Stephen Decatur High School. Upon her graduation from high school, she attended the Maryland Institute College of Fine Arts, where she received her bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts. Throughout her life, Linda worked as a local artist and often displayed her art work throughout the county. In addition to her artist talent, Linda enjoyed baking pies and gardening. She was a member of the Wheatley Methodist Church in Galestown.

Linda is survived by her husband of 54 years, Oliver Douglas McGee of Sharptown, a daughter, Sarah M. Cooper and her husband Paul of Hurlock; a granddaughter, Hannah Cooper; a grandson, Isaac Cooper; a Brother, William E. Hand, Jr. and his wife Jacquie of Ocean Pines; as well as three nieces and their families.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Mt. Vernon UM Church in Sharptown.  A visitation with the family will be held one hour prior to the service.  Reverend Donald Mulholland will officiate. 

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Linda’s honor to Wheatley Methodist Church, 5834 Wheatley Church Rd., Seaford, DE 19973.

Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, P.A., 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804.  To send condolences to the family, please visit