Curtis "Beck" Lee McVay, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Hunt Regional Hospital in Greenville.
He was born to Charley and Vena Lee McVay Oct. 18, 1929, in Rains County. He married Doris "Joy" Moore Dec. 18, 1959, in the old Garrett Family Home-Hopkins County.
He worked for Hunt County maintaining our roads for residents and visitors. He also was a member of the Wolfe City Riding Club and volunteered his time with the Wolfe City Junior and Senior rodeos for many years.
Curtis was a huge sports fan, especially the Dallas Cowboys as he cheered for them to win each season. He and his wife attended all of the sports events for Wolfe City students that they could.
He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joy; his parents, Charley McVay and Vena McVay Miller; brother Joe McVay and sister Buna Carter.
The funeral service will be Wednesday, May 10, at 10 a.m. in the R.W Owens & Son Funeral Home chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Clifton Cemetery near Emory in Rains County.
Published on  May 8, 2017