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Johnnie Lee McCorvey
June 5, 1944 ~ October 17, 2018 (age 74)
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Mr. Johnnie McCorvey was born June 5, 1944, in Linden, AL, to the late Jessie and Lucille McCorvey. At an early age, he confessed his belief in Christ and united with Lewis Chapel AME Zion Church.
Johnnie departed this life on October 17, 2018, in Mobile, AL. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie and Lucille McCorvey; wife, Ella Gray Walker McCorvey; his son, Johnnie Walker; his brothers, Grant McCorvey, Grover McCorvey, James McCorvey, Royal Brown, and Hurston McCorvey; and grandson, Christopher McCorvey.
He leaves to cherish: two daughters, Pamela (Edward) McCorvey of Mobile, AL, and Gwendolyn Davis of Linden, AL; two sons, Kim (Renee) McCorvey of Mobile, AL, and Joe (Paulette) Lashore of Detroit, MI; two sisters, Dorothy (Larry) McCorvey of Bayou La Batre, AL, and Betty (Johnny) Walker of Detroit, MI; one brother, Jessie (Gail) McCorvey of Linden, AL; four sisters-inlaw, Betty (Quincy) Rosenberg, Hattie Walker, Narmadell Walker of Linden, AL, and Fannie Walker of Detroit, MI; eighteen grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren; a devoted daughter-in-law, Monica Davis; three devoted nieces, LaQuisha McCorvey, Emitha McCorvey, and Jalanda McCorvey; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Mr. McCorvey will lie in state on Friday, October 26, 2018 from 1PM - 6PM at Heritage Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be at held on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at New Faith Baptist Church • 1808 Halls Mills Road, Mobile, AL 36606 at 12noon.