|Birth: ||Mar. 7, 1934|
|Death: ||Aug. 27, 2012|
US Army ~ Korea
Obituary of Maccie Melroy "Mac" McIntosh
(March 7, 1934 - August 27, 2012)
Pascagoula, MS ~ Maccie Melroy "Mac" McIntosh, 78, of Pascagoula passed away on Monday, August 27, 2012, at his home in Pascagoula, MS. He was born in Smith County, MS to the late Lee Roy McIntosh and Hattie W. McIntosh of Taylorsville, MS on March 7, 1934. He received his associate's degree from Jones Junior College and his bachelors of science degree from University of Southern Mississippi. He served in the US Army during the Korean War. He was a 50 year life member of the Masons and also a member of the American Legion Post 160 in Pascagoula. He was employed with Ingalls Shipbuilding for 42 years and served in many areas of management, including piping, boat foreman, nuclear submarines and the Program Office on Cruisers and Destroyers. He also served as liaison between the customer, Navy and Ingalls. He retired in 1999. He was a member of Eastlawn United Methodist Church in Pascagoula where he served as lay pastor, lay leader, Sunday School Teacher, Methodist Men's club member for many years and was active in other areas of the church. He was truly a man of God as was so apparent by his angelic smile and attitude. Everyone that knew Mr. Mac loved him.
He is preceded in death by his son, Robert Carlton "Carl" McIntosh; his parents, Lee Roy and Hattie McIntosh; one brother, Cagney McIntosh of Jackson and in laws, Robert O'Neal and Beulah Fears of Moss Point.
He is survived by his loving wife of almost 55 years, Faye McIntosh; two daughters, Lisa and husband, Jimmy Messer of Gautier, Rachel Poole of Pascagoula; five grandchildren, Carlye McIntosh of New Orleans, LA, James Messer and twin sister, Laura Messer, of Austin, TX; Austin Poole and Alex Poole, of Pascagoula; six siblings, Ernest Lee McIntosh (Beverly) of Hurley, Christine Royals (Paul), of Spartanburg, SC; Claudia Arender (Jay) of Polkville, MS, Doris Warren (Charles) of Jackson, MS, Patricia Sampley of Seminary, MS, Glenda Dennis (Gary) of Walnut Grove, MS as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many friends.
Visitation will be Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, 8:00 am - 9:00 am, at O'Bryant-O'Keefe Funeral Home in Pascagoula. Funeral Service will follow at 9:00 am in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Gene Vance and Rev. George Jackson officiating. Graveside service will be at 11:00 am at Biloxi National Cemetery with Military honors. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Eastlawn United Methodist Church.
Published in The Sun Herald on September 2, 2012
Biloxi National Cemetery
Created by: Bobbie Mabry Graue
Record added: Sep 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96385519
Bro Mac:You have always been one of my favorite and most loved members of Eastlawn United Methodist Church|
Added: Sep. 2, 2012