Floyd McGee Sr.

CHARLESTON —  Floyd Everette McGee Sr., age 75, passed away Friday, Aug. 16, at Baptist Desoto Hospital in Southaven.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, at Newsom Funeral Home chapel in Charleston with interment in Magnolia Garden Cemetery near Paynes.

Floyd was an avid fisherman, hunter, country music fan and a retired member of Carpenter’s Union.

Those he leaves behind include his wife, Betty McGee of Coldwater; one daughter, Cynthia Diane McGee of Grenada; four sons, Floyd Everette McGee Jr. of Charleston, Richard Amsos McGee of Charleston, Bobby Gene McGee (Cynthia F.) of Batesville and John Jones of Coldwater; two sisters, Alice Heath of Grenada and Stella Tranum of Hernando; one brother, Larry McGee of Charleston; 8 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Amos and Lizzie McGee; one daughter, Dina McGee; two sisters and nine brothers.

Online condolences may be made at www.newsomfuneralhome.com.