Friday, February 24, 2017

John McGee

John Leroy McGee

September 23, 1919
Hammond, LA

December 29, 2001
Hammond, LA

1935-36 Hammond High School - Louisiana (High School)
1936-37 Hammond High School - Louisiana (High School)
1938-39 Tulane University (College)
1939-40 Tulane University (College)
1940-41 Tulane University (College)
1947-48 New Orleans Hurricanes (PBLA)

Born to Leroy and Anne McGee in Hammond, Louisiana, John played basketball at Hammond HS. He played basketball at Tulane where he studied law. John served in the U.S. Navy during World War 2and after the war continued his law studies and played for the Hurricanes in New Orleans. He became and FBI agent, and later was the chief of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division.

He married Evelyn Stout in 1954 and they had one daughter.

Obituary, Hammond Star, December 30, 2001


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