Allen "Dwight" McGee, 44, of Vinton, LA died Monday, February 21, 2011 in his residence.
Mr. McGee was born and raised in Sulphur and was a graduate of Sulphur High School. He has lived over twenty years in Vinton. Mr. McGee worked his younger years as a mechanic and is very well known as a mechanic a phone call away. He worked twenty years as Assistance Manager of O'Reilly Auto Parts. His passion was "muscle cars". "Dwight" will be most remembered for his quick wit and sense of humor.
Mr. McGee was a loving father, brother and son. He leaves to honor his memory, two sons, Brett Allen McGee and Sean Thomas McGee, both of Vinton; father, Allen McGee of Witchita, KS; mother, Mary McGee of Sulphur; paternal grandmother, Evelyn Reed McGee of Lake Charles; two sisters, Jolene Michele McGee and Evelyn Renee Loup and husband Kenneth, both of Sulphur; two nephews, Tyler James Gaukel and Ian Brody Loup, both of Sulphur; former wife and friend, Jodi LeMaire McGee of Vinton and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Memorial services will be at 3:00 PM Friday, February 25, 2011 in the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Reverend Rob Tibbitts will officiate. A gathering of family and friends will be from 1:00 PM until the time of service in the funeral home.
Mr. McGee's family wishes to express sincere gratitude to the Vinton Fire Department and the Calcasieu Parish Coroner's Office for their excellence in care and compassion during this difficult time.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family.