Robert William Gee
September 21, 1950 - June 12, 2017
Lieutenant Colonel Robert William Gee died June 12, 2017. He was born September 21, 1950 in Gulfport, Mississippi, the son of Vida and Brooksher Gee. He is survived by his wife of forty-three years, Anne Louise Bullard Gee and sons, Nathaniel Brooksher Gee of Huntsville, Alabama and Todd William Gee of Washington D.C. He will be fondly remembered by his family, friends, and colleagues.
LTC Gee graduated from Gulfport High School as senior class president, was Eagle Scout Order of the Arrow, and was Governor of Boy’s State in 1967. He received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Southern Mississippi, a Master of Arts from George Washington University, and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Mississippi.
LTC Gee served with distinction in the United States Army Military Police Corps for twenty-two years. His assignments included: 82nd Airborne, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Fort Huachuca, Arizona; Langley Air Force Base, Virginia; Taegu, South Korea. He served as Commander of the 14th Military Police Headquarters Company in Stuttgart, West Germany, and he retired on the field after command of the 701st Military Police Battalion in Fort McClellan, Alabama. LTC Gee will be buried with Military Honors at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Pallbearers are Todd William Gee, Nathaniel Brooksher Gee, Christopher Michael Fink, John Williams Bullard, Archibald Webb Bullard, and U V Jones III.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to the First Presbyterian Church in Vicksburg, Mississippi or to the Veteran’s Charity, “Heroes for Hire USA.”