BRUCE – Hal Samuel McKay Jr., 68, died Friday, March 22, 2013, at his residence. He was born on June 28, 1944, in Mississippi. He was employed by Bauhaus as a Shipping and Receiving Manager. He served in the Army.
Services will be announced at a later time. Parker Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his mother, Marjorie Coker Chapman (James) of Horn Lake; his wife, Janet Sue Corley McKay of Bruce; one daughter, Melissa “Missy” Townes of Grenada; two sons, John K. McKay (Pam) of Grenada and Shane McKay (Mackenzie) of San Diego, Calif.; two stepsons, Larry “Duece” Prewett (Amanda) of Pontotoc and Bradley Prewett of Okolona; two sisters, Brenda Allen of Birmingham, Ala., and Reba Hodge of Kosciusko; two brothers, Joe Pilkington of Water Valley and Jimmy Muncher of Nesbit; and nine grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Hal McKay Sr.