GULFPORT, Miss. — John H. McCarty, 73, retired U.S. Air Force master sergent, of Gulfport, Miss. passed away Friday, July 4, 2014.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Tiny McCarty; his parents, Russell W. and Valeda Long McCarty; and siblings Harlen Stover, Susie White and Dale McCarty.
Survivors include his children Tony (Heather) McCarty and Brian McCarty; siblings Jack (Pat) McCarty, Beverly (Richard) Mainville, Ron (Marleen) McCarty and Don (Kathleen) McCarty; four grandchildren, Tyler McCarty, Brennan McCarty, Georgia Stewart and Alyssa Davis; special niece Georgia (Charles) Rogers; and other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Riemann Family Funeral Home, 11280 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport. The funeral service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Biloxi National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to any Shriners Children's Hospital.
An online guestbook may be signed at www.riemannfamily.com.