Burnell "Ben" Magee was a native of Bogolusa, LA and a resident of Port Allen, LA.
He was born to the parentage of L. E. and Velma Brumfield Magee. He transitioned to his eternal home on Wednesday, August 13, 2014. Visitation was held on August 21, 2014, from 1:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. at Hall Davis and Son Funeral Services, 1160 Louisiana Ave, Port Allen, LA. The family hour was from 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. The funeral service was held at the same location on August 22, 2014, at 11:00 A.M. and conducted by Rev. Dr. Phillip Joseph. Ben leaves to cherish his memory a devoted wife Mildred T. Magee; a loving daughter Shanna A. Magee, both of Port Allen, LA; mother Velma B. Magee, Bogalusa, LA; (2) sisters DeElla Magee and Marjorie Magee Johnson, both of Bogalusa, LA.; (3) brothers, his twin Larnell (Bernette) Magee, of Franklinton, LA.; John Arthur (Trish) Magee and Rev. Loranzo (Velma) Magee, both of Bogalusa, LA; a godchild LaKeysha Smith and her son Braylon Burnell Smith; a brother-in-law, James Roberson of Orlando, FL; a host of nieces, nephews (including two that are named after him), and other relatives and friends. Ben was preceded in death by his father L. E. Magee; a sister Linda Levi; and a brother Louis Magee. All funeral arrangements are entrusted to Hall Davis and Son Funeral Services.