William Augustus Giles “Billy” McGhee Jr. of Nathalie passed away Friday, Feb. 28, 2020. He was born in Halifax County on June 27, 1960 and was 59 years of age. He was the son of the late William Augustus Giles McGhee Sr. and the late Carolyn Hite McGhee.

He was a member of Beth Car Baptist Church and a graduate of Averett University. Billy was a hard worker, witty, loved talking and never met a stranger.

William Augustus Giles “Billy “ McGhee Jr. is survived by his companion, Rhonda Carr Fears of Nathalie; two sons, William Augustus Giles McGhee III of Richmond and Christopher Thomas McGhee of Nathalie; one sister, Cathy M. Cole and husband John of Halifax; step-sons, Dustin Fears and fiancée Carly Sehen of Nathalie and Nicholas Fears of Nathalie; and niece and nephew Caren Cole DeJarnette and Jay Cole.

A memorial service will be held Monday, March 2, 2020, at 4 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Randy Holmes officiating.

The family will receive friends Monday, one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home and other times at his home.

For memorials, consider a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, South Boston.