Johnie Magers, a resident of Rockwall, TX, since 1978, passed away January 26, 2019, at the age of 83. He was born January 16, 1936, in McKinney, TX, to Jimmie and Lou (Short) Magers. Johnie was an extremely dedicated and loving husband, father, brother and brother-in-law who was adored by his wife and liked by all who met him. He was outgoing with a dry sense of humor and treated everyone with respect. He also freely gave his time to help others.
Johnie is survived by his loving wife of 40 years: Peggy Magers; sons: Johnny Randall Magers and Bobby Jack Magers; daughter: Debra Denise Moore; stepson: James Austin Shortnacy; grandchildren: Dawn, Desiree and Jack; four great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Graveside services will be held 2:00pm Thursday, January 31, 2019, in Royse City Cemetery. A gathering for family and friends will be held Wednesday evening at The Gathering at Rest Haven Funeral Home – Rockwall Location from 6:00 to 8:00pm.