Leroy Magee

Published 8:27 am Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Leroy Magee, age 85, a resident of Franklinton, passed away Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, at his residence in Franklinton.

He leaves to cherish his memorie, his wife, Katherine Magee of Franklinton; three sons, Larry L. (Shirley) Magee and Shedrick Magee, both of Grand Prairie, Texas, and Kenneth P. (Nicole) Magee of Baton Rouge; one daughter, Cynthia M. Johnese of Baton Rouge; 10 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; one brother, Augustas Magee; three sisters-in-law, Rodah Magee, Jerry Dean Smith and Corrine Magee; one brother-in-law, Almo Barker of Baton Rouge; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Wiley and Rosa Magee; and a brother, Wiley Magee Jr.

Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. with a family hour from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Franklinton.

The funeral service will be Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, at noon at New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, with Elder Johnny Causey Sr. officiating. Interment will be held in Lear’s Hill Memorial Garden. Crain and Sons Funeral Home of Franklinton is in charge of arrangements. Sign the online guestbook at www.crainandsons.com.