David B. McGee
David B. McGee, age 71, of Springfield, Missouri passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri.
He was born on May 6, 1949 in Springfield, Missouri, the son of Brownell and Virginia (Waddill) McGee. On September 2, 2006 he was united in marriage to Stephanie Neeley, who survives. Also surviving are one son, Trent Cowherd and his wife Sharon of Springfield, Missouri; four grandchildren, Brandon Cowherd and his wife Ashley, Brittani Bohnstedt and her husband CJ, Brooke Gabriella and her husband Andy and Brynn Darrah and her husband Jacob all of Springfield, Missouri, and seven great grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents and one son, Derek McGee.
Springfield was home his entire life. After graduating from Central High School in Springfield he went into the United States Navy serving in Vietnam. David retired from KOLR 10 TV station after 40 years where he was a cameraman.
His favorite hobby was buying and selling fire trucks. He volunteered for the Ozark Food Harvest where he made many friends. David enjoyed traveling to great beaches and resorts with his family and friends. He was a fan of NASCAR and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Graveside services with military honors will held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, December 14, 2020 at Maplewood Cemetery in Exeter, Missouri. Pastor Christopher Dixon with West Finley Baptist Church will conduct the services.
The family will receive friends from 9:00 until 10:30 A.M. Monday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
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