~"REM" Russell Earl McGehee~

"REM" Russell Earl McGehee, Jr., 46, passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2021.

He was born January 19, 1975 in Tawau Sabah East Malaysia to Russell McGehee and Danna Morrow McGehee.

He was an entrepreneur, a professional custom car detailer, welder, E.M.T. and fireman. His hobbies included coaching, horse training, and playing golf. He loved kids and animals and his two sons above all. The legacy he leaves behind in his two boys is his generous heart, his love for people and his sense of humor.  

Survivors: mother, Danna Brandt; father, Russell McGehee (Cathy); sons, Rylan Evan McGehee and Ryder Cade McGehee; mother of his children, Roxanne Finch; sisters, Dawna Lee (Leonard) and Bethany Smithey (Brad); brother, Dustin McGehee (Amy); companion, Amber Scott.

Visitation 5-7 p.m. Monday, February 8, 2021 at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home.

Funeral service 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home with Louis Roberson officiating.  Burial Oak Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Craig McGehee, Carl Lee McGehee, Layne McGehee, Shawn Woodson, Scott Taylor, Shawn Didear, Kory Didear, Shane Wilke and Russell Autry. Honorary pallbearer: Humberto "Q" Quintero. 

In lieu of memorial contributions REM would ask you to register as an organ donor.

On-line guest book may be signed at www.thielecooper.com

Arrangements by Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home 361-293-5656.

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