He was born Dec. 16, 1930. He was a
member of Jackson
Street Baptist Church. He also served in the United States Army.
Survivors include a cousin, Creana Dell Bumpers, Grove Hill; his caregiver, Fannie Mae Tiggs, Jackson, and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Sam and Estalla McVay and a brother, Hubert McVay.
The service was Sept. 13 at 1 p.m. at Jackson Street Baptist Church with Rev. Larry N. Purifoy officiating. Burial was in the Coffeeville Cemetery. Jackson Memorial Funeral Home directed.