March 8, 2006 – Feb. 28, 2020
Doc Joseph McGaugh, 13, a resident of McComb and a seventh grade student at Parklane Academy, died Feb. 28, 2020, at Southwest Medical Center.
McGaugh was born March 8, 2006, in McComb, MS to Daniel McGaugh and Kelly Carr Ham.
He was an active member of South McComb Baptist Church, where he was very active in the youth group and New Bethel Jesus Name Church in Jayess. Doc loved everything outdoors. It was said that Doc could catch a fish in the Walmart parking lot, after a rain. He was a joy and a class clown.
He is preceded in death by his paternal and maternal great grandparents and a brother, Gregory Sharp.
He is survived by his father, Daniel McGaugh and his wife Jessica of Summit, his mother, Kelly Ham and her fiancé Rob Reeves of McComb, grandparents; Dwight and Dora Carr and Mike and Carol Reeves, brothers; Bob Ham and Carr Ham, a sister; Abby McGaugh, step siblings; Monica Ham, Kayla Ham, Tyler Ham, Brady Hastings, Morgan Thames and Jonathan Crosby, uncles and aunts; Rainey and Phyllis Carr, James and Heather Price, Dana Whatley and Stephanie Cole, cousins; Anna Marie Carr and Colton Carr, along with numerous other great aunts, great uncles, numerous other relatives and a host of friends.
Pallbearers were: Darrell Reeves, Kade Boone, Dacota McDaniel, Landon Moore, James Price and Brady Hastings.
Honorary pallbearers were the members of Ole Big Boy Hunting Club and Big Blue Hunting Club and the members of Team Brake Down.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Doc’s memory may be made to Rain Down Ministries, 724 Hwy 533 Laurel, MS 39443, raindownministries.com or to the Youth Fund of South McComb Baptist Church, 340 24th St. McComb, MS 39648.