James A. McGee, 97, of Benton, passed away Dec. 19, 2013. He was born May 3, 1916 in Lambert, Mississippi to the late Charles and Ellen Trucks McGee. James was of the Baptist faith and served in the Navy during WWII.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Myrtle McGee, his parents, two brothers and three sisters.
Survivors, several nieces and nephews.
Chapel services will be 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 23 at Ashby Funeral Home, with Bro. Kim Hammer officiating. Burial will follow at Fairplay Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22 at Ashby’s.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Saline Memorial Hospice or Fairplay Cemetery.
On line guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com 
Family Comments: The family would like to thank Hospice for all their kindness.