Courtney Maurice Gee, 74, often found in her studio working on projects

Courtney Maurice Gee

WILMINGTON – Courtney Maurice Gee, 74, died on Monday, July 19, 2021 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington.

He was born May 13, 1947 in Newport News to the late James Maurice Gee and Ethel Gray (Travis) Gee.

Courtney is survived by his wife, Alfreda Paschall Gee; daughter, Arie Marae Gee; sister-in-law, Marae McGhee, and her husband, George; and many cousins.

Courtney was a loving husband, father, brother-in-law and friend who never met a stranger. An avid outdoorsman, Courtney enjoyed fishing, boating and hiking with her family. He was often found working on his latest project in the workshop or watching a UNCW baseball game.

Courtney was an active member of the Servant’s (Episcopal) Church and worshiped from a rocking chair, fixing something around the church and serving her famous Sausage Cheese Groats at the annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper .

A celebration of Courtney’s life will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 7, at the Servant’s (Episcopal) Church, 4925 Oriole Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Servant’s Church Endowment Fund; or a charity of your choice. Please enter Courtney’s name in the “Department Name” field if you are donating online.

Share your condolences online with the family at Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home.

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