Mary R. McGhee is a graduate of G C Shaw High School of Stovall N.C, She further her education at Southeastern Business College, Vance Granville Community College and, Shaw University. Presently, Certified as a Basic Life Support Instructor and a member of CPR Consultants’ INC Faculty of Raleigh, NC.
Retired from DHHS Murdoch Development Center  State of NC. Staff Development Department as Staff Development Specialist I.  with 31 years of service.  Presently works part time as a certified ILT Data Specialist and Basic Life support instructor  at Murdoch Developmental Center.

Church Affiliation:
Member of Michael Creek Missionary Baptist Church where I serves as Assistant Chair Person Deaconess Board, sings in the Senior Choir, teach Sunday school, Chair person of Hospitality and Medical Auxiliaries.  Chair person of County Line Baptist Association Scholarship Committee.  Correspondent Secretary of the County line Baptist Association.

My favorite scripture is Isaiah 40:31 “But, they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint."

Community/Masonic Affiliation:

  • Member of Granville County NAACP

  • Member of the Professional Business Chain

  • Member of Central Children Home Day committee

  • Secretary of the Northern Granville Medical center

  • A member of Queen Esther Chapter # 536 OES and Grand Conductress for the Grand Chapter  Order of Eastern Star rite of adoption for the state of  NC Jurisdiction.

Family: The daughter of the late Henry and Grizel Perry Royster.   Married for 50 years to Telessie  McGhee,  PGP  and the mother of three children, Kelvin, Latonya and Celeste and the grandmother of RoVonte, MiKayla, Nehemiah and Noah.