Bubba McConnell

Marc Glisson “Bubba” McConnell, 57, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Specialty Select Hospital in Jackson after a three-week illness.

Funeral services were je;d at Stricklin King Funeral Home.

Mr. McConnell was born April 27, 1962 to Billy and Jeanne McConnell in Yazoo City. He was the youngest of four boys.

Bubba spent his life working in the oil field as a roughneck and working derricks, where he acquired his husky voice that he was known for throughout his life.

Bubba’s best quality was helping people no matter the time, place or circumsances. You always knew when he entered a room because of his voice and laugh.

He spent the last few years fishing and spending time with his grandson B.R.

He was preceded in death by his father, Billy McConnell; and brother, Kevin McConnell.

Survivors include his mother, Jeanne McConnell; brothers, Clay McConnell (Ramona) and Mike McConnell; son, Jay McConnell; daughter, Mindy Morgan (Bobby); two grandchildren, B.R. Morgan and Noah Morgan; nephews, Will and Austin McConnell and nieces Candin Phillips and Lakken and McKenzie McConnell.