James Douglas “Doug” McKee 60, of Frankfort, Indiana, died at 9:33 a.m. Sunday, November 9, 2014 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. Born March 6, 1954 in Logansport, Ind. to James Hester & Elsie Jean (Clem) McKee. He married Ocie Maynard on December 26, 1996 in Antioch and she preceded him in death on March 17, 2004. Doug attended Carroll High School and received his GED in 1982. He grew up in Carroll County before moving to Frankfort in 1992. He had formerly worked in construction. Doug was a member of the Gospel Light Baptist Church and was in the National Guard. He never met a stranger, loved to laugh and will be remembered for his “laughter therapy”.
Visitation and Services
A Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, November 14, 2014 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Flowers may be sent to Goodwin Funeral Home at 200 S. Main St., Frankfort, IN 46041.
3 Daughters: Tressica Marie McKee of San Diego, CA, Stephanie “Ann” (Bobby) Ogle of Tremont, IL, Lavada May Smith of Canton, IL, Mother: Elsie Jean McKee of Flora, Father: James H. (Brenda Gail) McKee of Canton, IL, Brother: David Lee McKee of Flora, 3 Sisters: Elizabeth Jean (Gene) Dilling of Delphi, Margarita Jane (Christopher) Gipson of Chalmers, Sherrie Lisa (Rusty) McKenzie of Flora and 6 Grandchildren, Brenden Michael Ogle, Kayli Lyn Ogle, Madison Noel Smith, Makenna May Smith, Mason Maddox Smith and Grace Lauren Ogle.
a brother, Brian H. (Little Mac) McKee.