Gary 'Bear' McQueen

1953 - 2012

Mr. McQueen, 59, of Pollock passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini.

He coached Red River Football, Dixie Boys Baseball and participated in Hurricane Disaster Relief. Mr. McQueen retired from the U. S. Forestry Service after 30 years working as a Surveyor and was over the roads and bridges. He was a member of Goldwing Road Riders Association and was a charter member of the Deer Paradise Hunters Club.

He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby McQueen.

Those left to cherish his memory include his mother, Lucille Strickland McQueen; sister, Karen Juneau and husband, Bubba.

Pallbearers will be Ricky Roberts, Roy Rogers, Howard Young, Benny Gunter, Ritchey Guillory, Mark Jusselin, Mike Roberts and John Denney. Honorary pallbearers will be Randy Cummings and Wayne Crocker.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P. O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142