Charles "Sonny" Magers

January 25, 1950January 22, 2018

Sonny Magers, 67, passed away on Monday, January 22, 2018 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Lakewood South Funeral Home, 430 McCluer Rd., Jackson, MS 39212. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Friday at 11:00 AM with visitation one hour prior. Interment will follow at Lakewood South Memorial Park.

Sonny was born on January 25, 1950 in Scott County, MS. He loved the Lord and served his Savior and others all of his life.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Mickey Raney Magers and his father, Orban Winfred Magers.

Sonny is survived by his wife, Wanda Magers; daughter, Misty Townsend (Jason); mother, Naomi Cowan Magers; grandchildren, Ethan and Landon Townsend; brother, Jerry Magers (Dale); sister, Rachel Gunn (Andy); and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, donation can be made to the Buried Treasures Home at P.O. Box 720672, Byram, MS 39272.

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  • Visitation Thursday, January 25, 2018
  • Visitation Friday, January 26, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 26, 2018

Charles "Sonny" Magers

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Micki Sullivan Smith

January 26, 2018

Misty, I am sorry to hear about your daddy.. heaven gained another's sweet angel!! I don't know if u remember me, I'm Micki (was Rasberry) ur mom and I were close friends , we worked together at baptist and walked together. Praying for u and ur family.

Dwight and Valerie Braylock

January 26, 2018

Praying for you and the Family. Mr. Magers will be missed.

Illiad & Trina Kelly

January 25, 2018

May the Lord give you peace, understanding and strength during this time. Our prayers are with you.

Raniece Matthews

January 25, 2018

Misty, this is Raniece Matthews, we graduated together in 95. My condolences and prayers are with you and your family.

Peggy Wall

January 25, 2018

Wanda, I am so sorry to learn about Sonny. What a kind and giving person. I wish I could be there for his service. Please know that you & the family will be in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time

Katie Jones

January 25, 2018

Misty, this is Mrs. Jones your science teacher from Wingfield. So sorry to here of your lost. Just remember , Prayer still works. Much love

Bill and Debbie King

January 25, 2018

Sonny was a great friend. We will always cherish the memories of the times we spent together. From all our get togethers.. to fishing with him and friends in North Arkansas. We loved him. We will miss him terribly, but will see him again in heaven. Wanda, our prayers are with you and the family.

Danny & Carol Stegall

January 24, 2018

So sorry to hear this sad news. We have had Sonny in our hearts,thoughts & prayers and will continue praying for Wanda & the family. We will miss this sweet man so very much.
We loved him dearly,

January 24, 2018

We are so very sorry to hear this sad news. We have had Sonny in our hearts, thoughts and prayers and will continue praying for Wanda and family. We will miss this sweet man so very much!
Loved him dearly,
Danny & Carol Stegall

Mike Stiglets

January 24, 2018

Sorry to hear that Sonny passed away he will be dearly missed praying for all family members he was a great guy and friend Mike Stiglets