William Edwin McCarty, Jr., 85, passed away after a chronic illness on January 8, 2019, surrounded by loved ones. He was born in Corpus Christi, TX on March 3, 1933 to William E. McCarty Sr. and Mary “Babe” McCarty. William graduated from Corpus Christi High School in 1950 and was a farmer in the London and Chapman Ranch Communities, then later retired from TX Dot after 30 years of service
He is survived by his wife, Frances McCarty of 68 years, and his son, Jeffry (Catherine) McCarty of Humble, TX. He is also survived by his sister, Betty and (Ross) Bell, four granddaughters, Amanda McCarty, Rachal (Mark) Woodward, Mary (Richard) Spaw, Nichole McCarty, one grandson, Scott McCarty, and three great-grandsons, Jacob & Nathan Tuggle & Ryan Spaw. He is preceded in death by three sons, William E. McCarty III, Michael B. McCarty, and Richard A. McCarty.
A Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 6-8 P.M. at SeasideFuneral Home, 4357 Ocean Dr. Corpus Christi, TX 78412. A Graveside Service will be held Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10 A.M. at Seaside Memorial Park.