James Edwin

McKee, Jr.

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James Edwin McKee, Jr.

Mar 29 1933 - Sep 11 2007

James E. (Jim) McKee, Jr., age 74, passed away on September 11, 2007 in Little Elm, Texas after a lengthy illness. Jim was born on March 29, 1933 in Dallas, Texas to James E. McKee, Sr. and Louise Kelty McKee. He attended school in Dallas and graduated from Sunset High School and went on to attend both Texas A&M University and North Texas State. He served his country for four years in the United States Marine Corp. Jim was a resident of Austin and Round Rock for many years where he worked in the automobile business. He retired from Capitol Chevrolet in 1998. Jim loved playing golf, watching Aggie football and traveling – especially with his grandchildren. Jim was a member of Parkway Hills Baptist Church and loved being involved with the people there. He was so appreciative of all the love and care shown to him during his home confinement. Jim is survived by his wife, Jackie McKee of Little Elm; daughters, Kelli Johnson and husband, Edwin of Austin, Lisa Moody and husband, Dwight of Nashville, Kathy Wells of Frisco; sons, James E. III (Tre) & Sean McKee of Austin; grandchildren, Adam, Amanda & Jacob Johnson, Katie & Josh Moody, Tanner, Chance and Emily McKee; brother, Lee Kildow and wife, Marjorie of Denver and a host of friends. Mr. McKee is preceded in death by his father, James E. McKee, Sr.; mother, Louise Kelty McKee; step-mother, Jan McKee and brother, Richard McKee. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 14, 2007 at Parkway Hills Baptist Church beginning at 1:30 PM. Funeral Services will follow at the Church beginning at 3:00 PM with Pastor Sam Dennis, Pastor Bruce White and Pastor Frank Denton officiating. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, Frisco, TX.
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