Nov. 4, 1948 – Feb. 9, 2021
A graveside service was Feb. 12, 2021, for Robert Eugene “Gene” Magee, 72, of Sandy Hook, who died Feb. 9, 2021, at his residence. Interment was at Pearl River Missionary Baptist Church cemetery in Sandy Hook, Rev. Gerald Penton, Bro. Richard Magee, and Bro. Yancy Magee officiating.
He was born Nov. 4, 1948. Magee was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Blanche Magee; daughter, Angela Slocum; brothers, Johnny Magee and Keith Magee.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Brenda Magee of Sandy Hook; son, Kyle Magee (Tonya) of Sandy Hook; daughter, Kellie DeSoto (Titus) of Columbia; brothers, Wallace Magee of Sandy Hook, and Don Magee (Mary) of San Antonio, TX; sister, LaRheta Dunaway (Danny) of Tylertown; grandchildren, Haley Stewart (Mark), Zachery Reagan (Gloria), Amelia Morris, and Sadie DeSoto; great grandchildren, Leanna Stewart, Landon Stewart, and Rachel Sanderson; mother-in-law, Evelyn Brumfield.
Pallbearers were Titus DeSoto, Clint McMurry, John Magee, Zach Bates, Mark Stewart, and Hank Stringer.
Hathorn Funeral Home in Columbia was in charge of the arrangements. Family and friends may sign an online guestbook at www.hathornfuneralhome.com