William C. Josey,
70, lost his battle with cancer at his home in McCool on
He moved to
He is survived by his wife, Nancy Josey; three sisters, Ester Lawhon, Mildred Conell, Joann Rogers; one brother, Gerry Hart; two sons, Bill Josey and Ray Josey; four grandchildren, Angela Chapman, Melissa Sellers, Devin Josey, Stephanie Josey; one great-grandchild, Kelsiea Chapman; two nephews, Bryan Campbell, Jason Campbell; one niece, Catherine Campbell.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Kermit and Bernice Hart and his granddaughter Pricilla Sellers.
In a final act of love Josey donated his body to the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Friends and family will get together to celebrate the life of William Josey at a later date.