Jay Reed McGee
Jay Reed McGee, 20, of Monticello passed away early Saturday, August 12, 2017. He was born June 6, 1997 in Little Rock to Jason Brian McGee and Lindsey Echols McGee.
Jay loved nothing more than to be with his friends and family. He adored his niece and nephew and always looked forward to spending time with his beloved cousins, Elizabeth and Scout Echols and Stone Phillips. Jay was an incredibly kindhearted and loving man. He was bright and hardworking and had a wonderful sense of humor. There was never a dull moment with Jay and everyone who met him called him a friend.
Jay is preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Susie Echols, and his great-grandparents, Hodge and Erma Phillips. His family takes great comfort in knowing he is welcomed by their love after life.
He is survived by his parents, Lindsey Echols of Monticello and Jason McGee of Rowell; his sister, Madison (Daniel) Zaliski of Little Rock and their children Isla and Kambren; a brother, Hudson Cain McGee of Hot Springs; his grandfathers, Ron (Teresa) Echols and Leland McGee, both of Monticello; his grandmother, Vicki McGee of Wylie, Texas; two uncles, Drew Echols and Matt Echols; two aunts Misty Echols, and Shayne (Rob) Young and their sons Dawson and Dallas; as well as many other countless cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
Jay was a beloved brother, son, uncle, cousin, and friend. His loss will be felt by all who knew him.
Funeral service was at 3 p.m. Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial following in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation was held from 2-3 p.m. Tuesday preceding the funeral service.
Online guestbook: www.stephensondearman.com.