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Gregory Gerald McGinnis

November 29, 1959 ~ October 7, 2018 (age 58)
Gregory Gerald (JB) McGinnis, aged 58, of Washburn, TN went home to be with our Savior on October 7, 2018. He was saved at Locust Grove Missionary Baptist Church when he was 10 years old. He was a member of Washburn Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a beloved Adult Sunday School teacher for many years. He was employed by the TWRA for 20 years.

He was preceded in death by grandparents John Tilden and Molissie McGinnis, and George and Birdie Lay. He is survived by his wife Tika McGinnis; his parents Gerald and Sarah McGinnis; his son Matthew McGinnis and wife Alicia; daughter Jessica Farmer and husband Stephen, and son Chad Shackleford; his brother Timothy McGinnis and wife Portia; and our dear friend Rick Bailey, who he loved as a brother; his granddaughters Gracelynn, Ella, Molissie, and Addison; and various beloved aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at Smith-Reagan Funeral Home. The funeral will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, October 11, 2018, at Washburn Baptist Church with Rev. Greg Hurst officiating. Interment will follow at Cleveland Cemetery in Washburn.

Services entrusted to Smith-Reagan Funeral Home of Rutledge, www.smithreaganfuneralhome.com.


OCT 10. 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Smith-Reagan Funeral Home

326 Water Street

Rutledge, TN, 37861


Funeral Service

OCT 11. 11:00 AM

Washburn Baptist Church

8420 TN-131

Washburn, TN, 37888

Graveside Service

OCT 11. 12:00 PM

Cleveland Cemetery

Locust Grove Rd

Washburn, TN

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