Tupelo / McComb - Mr. Louis Coke Magee, age 78, died Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at North Mississippi Medical Center Hospice Unit following an extended illness. He moved to the Northeast MS area approximately 3 years ago from McComb and had lived at Generations Living before his health failed. He was born in McComb, MS, November 15, 1941 to Cletus W. Magee and Ruth Coke Magee. He was a 1959 graduate of McComb High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Southern Mississippi. He remained a loyal supporter and fan of his alma mater, and enjoyed attending the ballgames.
Mr. Magee was a businessman who owned and operated a feed store. He also worked for Bank of McComb, and later in life retired from Craddock Oil Company. He was a member of First Baptist Church of McComb. He enjoyed spending time with family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his 2 sons, Coke Magee (Stephanie) of Guntown and Conner Magee of Summit; 1 brother, Don Magee (Vicky) of McComb; sister-in-law, Vivian Magee of Summit; 5 grandchildren, Tripp Magee, Kyle Magee, Tate Magee, Jay Conner Magee, and Clete Magee, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Sandra Bell Magee who died May 24, 2014, and brother, Cletus W. Magee, Jr.
There are no local services. A memorial service in McComb, MS will be announced at a later date. Holland Funeral Directors, Tupelo Chapel is honored to assist the family with arrangements.
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