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James Joseph McCabe
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James Joseph McCabe, 75, of Hattiesburg, died July 31, 2017, at Forrest General Hospital. Visitation will be Saturday, August 5, 2017, at Moore Funeral Home, from 1 p.m. until 2:45. Inurnment will follow at 3 p.m. at Highland Cemetery. Jim McCabe was born November 6, 1941 in Philadelphia, PA. He received his masters from Temple University and from the University of Georgia his PHD in Psychology specializing in Child Development Special Education. He worked at St. John’s School as a principal and later in Lake Worth Florida as an Assistant Principal. Jim attended New Bethel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Candice McCabe; and his parents, James Bernard and Mary Elizabeth McCabe. He is survived by two daughters, Leanore Cipollone (Steve) of Mullica Hill, NJ and Marybeth Whittaker (Andy) of Mannington, NJ; two sons, James J. McCabe Jr. (Laura) of La Mesa, CA and Michael P. McCabe (Maria) of Imperial Beach, CA; one sister, Ann Mcgahan of Virginia; one brother, Tomas McCabe; nine grandchildren, Steven, Nicolas, Michael, Natalie, Anthony, Andrew, Nieco, Stephen and Luke; and two great-grandchildren, Gianna and Amaya. The family would like to extend their deepest gratitude to Nora Dahmer and Ricardo Mussiett for their loving care and friendship.

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1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Moore Funeral Service - Hattiesburg

805 Hardy Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39401





3:00 PM
Highland Cemetery

3401 W 7th St.
Hattiesburg, MS 39401


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