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Sunday, July 14, 2019

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Russell M. McKee, Jr., 85, a native of Pike County, MS and a resident of Lafourche Parish, passed away on August 3, 2018.

Visitation will be 9 a.m. until service time on Wednesday, August 8 at St. Hilary of Poitiers Catholic Church. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. at the church on Wednesday with burial to take place at Progress Cemetery in Progress, Mississippi the following day.

He is survived by his wife, Eva Chauvin McKee; daughters, Patsy McKee (Ron Griffin), Peggy Bailey, Pam Williams (Steve), Russanna Lindley (Don); daughter-in-law, Sandy McKee; stepsons, Lane Chauvin, Evans Joey LeBoeuf, Jr., Jeffrey LeBoeuf; sisters, Felicia Taylor and Dorothy Bates; 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his children, Russell D. “Rusty” McKee and Penny McKee; parents, Russell McKee, Sr. and Jessie McKee; and numerous siblings.

Falgout Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.