|Birth: ||May 27, 1925|
South Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 2008|
Joe "JoJo" Alexander McMahan, 83, of Front Royal died Thursday at his home.
Services will be private.
Mr. McMahan was born May 27, 1925 in South Carolina, son of the late Claude McMahan and Josephine Cobb McMahan. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, from 1944 to 1946. He was in Company A, 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, and one of the first soldiers to land in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge. He retired from C&P Telephone Company after 32 years of service. He was preceded in death by his wife Elois McMahan.
Mr. McMahan is survived by a son Paul E. McMahan and his wife Wanda of Front Royal, and two granddaughters Shannon K. McMahan and Heather N. Grove both of Front Royal.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 West Cork St, Winchester, VA. 22601
He was a simple man with a big heart who loved his family and was always there for them.
"He will always remain in our hearts"
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Published in the Northern Virginia Daily on 8/16/2008
Created by: 307th Airborne Engineer ...
Record added: Sep 07, 2009
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Joe A McMahan is remembered, together with his WWII buddies of the 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion on the website www.307th.org|
307th Airborne Engineer Battalion
Added: Sep. 7, 2009