Dec. 27, 2011
Gene Tyre Magbee, 82, of Honolulu, a retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Georgia. He is survived by son Ty, daughters Peggy Abe and Ava Wilbanks, brother Harry E. Jr., nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations may be sent to St. Labre Indian School in Ashland, Mont.; St. Jude Children’s Fund; or South West Indian Children’s Fund.