SFC Ovell McGee, Jr.
March 24, 1948-Nov. 1, 2013
SFC Ovell McGee, Jr., 65, died November 1, 2013. He was of the Baptist faith. Mr. McGee was a retired veteran of the United States Army where he received many medals including the Army Service Medal, National Defense Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Corine and Orvell McGee, Sr.
Mr. McGee is survived by his wife, Betty Wells McGee; two sons, Don McGee, Torrey McGee; one daughter, Libra McGee all of Gulfport; two brothers, Waddell (Gloria) McGee, Miami, FL, Richmond McGee, Augusta, GA; seven grandchildren; many family and friends.
Funeral: 12:30 pm, Friday, November 8, 2013, Riley Chapel United Methodist Church. Visitation: 11:30 am. Interment: 2:30 pm, Biloxi National Cemetery. Sign registry at lockettwilliams.com.
Published in The Sun Herald on Nov. 7, 2013