Jimmy Lee McGaha III

Jimmy Lee McGaha III LUBBOCK-Jimmy Lee McGaha III, 44, passed away on Nov. 8, 2012 Jimmy was born on Sept. 24, 1968, to Velda Jean and Jimmy McGaha Jr. in Lubbock, Texas. Jimmy graduated from Dunbar High School and enjoyed life, sharing time with his close friends and family. Jimmy was preceded in death by his mother, Velda Jean McGaha; his grandfather, Jimmy McGaha Sr.; and his aunts, Celestine Hunter and Joretha Moore. He leaves to cherish his memories his father, Jimmy McGaha Jr.; his wife, Lisa McGaha; four brothers, Marvin McGaha, Stephen Parks, Josh McGaha and Kelly McGaha; one sister, Bertha McGaha; nine sons, Richard Jones, Banard Jones, Dominic McGaha, Quentin McGaha, Christopher McGaha, Jimmy McGaha IV, Demarcus McGaha, Kevin McGaha and Keshone McGaha; three daughters, Tamesha Brown, Breanna McGaha and LaDreuna McGaha; three close cousins, Ray Boyd, J.C. and Rodney Williams; 10 grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other relatives and close friends. Celebration of life services will be held on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at Greater St. James Baptist Church at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Peaceful Gardens Cemetery under the direction of Griffin Mortuary. Visitation will be held today from 4 to 6 p.m. at Griffin Mortuary.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Nov. 15, 2012