Graveside services for John Glen MaGee will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, December 2, 2021 at the Canadian Valley Cemetery in Calumet, Oklahoma with Rev. Jim Clausing officiating. A celebration of life will be held at 1:00 p.m., December 6, 2021 at Brush Hill Baptist Church (109985 OK-150 Checotah, OK 74426) with Rev Thom Chappelle officiating.
John Glen MaGee was born in Grandfield Oklahoma to Glen and Helen MaGee on January 30, 1945 and referred to himself as the only son of an only son. He ended his battle with Vascular Dementia on November 24, 2021 at the age of 76.
He resides in heaven with Christ, His father and mother, sister Glenda Ann Frost and baby daughter Jae J MaGee.
Survivors are his wife of 45 years Marla Meade MaGee, daughter Sarell Ingle and husband Richard of Shawnee OK, and his much-loved granddaughter Teagan Mitchell.
John was an OSU graduate with a BS degree in Agricultural Science and began research at Fort Reno for the State of Oklahoma and then as a federal employee when it later became USDA-ARS, later to retire as Operations Manager in 2005 after 35 years.
He served in the USAR 4 years 10 months as a sharpshooter.
Hobbies as a young man include bareback riding, motor cross, rattlesnake hunts and when he came to his senses quail, turkey, pheasant and deer hunting, fishing, and tinkering with his hands.
He was an honorable man and will be missed by many.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Brush Hill Baptist Church, St. Jude's or your favorite charity
Published by Legacy from Nov. 29, 2021 to Jan. 4, 2022.
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