Thomas J. McGehee Jr.

Sept. 1, 1965 Ė Feb. 24, 2010

Thomas J. McGehee Jr., 44, of Monticello, Ill., formerly of Waukesha, passed away at 11 a.m. February 24, 2010.

Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 3 at the Mackey-Wright Funeral Home in Monticello. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 3 at the Mackey-Wright Funeral Home. Private family interment will be in Monticello Township Cemetery.

Tom was born Sept. 1, 1965 in Monticello, the son of Thomas J. Sr. and Juanita P. (Adams) McGehee.

Surviving are his sister, Tracey Morgan of Beaverton, Ore.; and brother, Terry McGehee of Monticello, Ill. Tom was preceded in death by his parents.

Tom was an executive for the Boy Scouts of America and a professional for the Salvation Army. Tom graduated with a bachelorís degree from Blackburn College in Carlinville and a masterís degree from Sangamon State University. Tom was an Eagle Scout, spent 20-plus years volunteering with the Illini Boys State, and was an active volunteer with the Salvation Army.

Memorials may be made to the Boy Scouts of America or the Salvation Army.

The Mackey-Wright Funeral Home, Monticello, Ill., is serving the family. Condolences may be sent to the family at
For further details, call 217-762-2126.