Funeral arrangements set for deceased B95 radio host

Funeral arrangements set for deceased B95 radio host

PETAL, MS (WDAM) - Funeral arrangements have been set for a B95 morning radio host who passed away this week. 

Joe McCool's visitation is Monday December 19, at 11:00 a.m. The funeral will follow at 1:30 p.m.

Both services will be at Macedonia Baptist Church in Petal.

McCool spent weeks in the ICU at a local hospital after he was involved in a car accident in November. 

B95/Blakeney Communications management issued the following statement regarding McCool's death:

"Joe McCool of Petal, Mississippi, host of the B95 Breakfast Club, since October 1, 2014 passed away about noon today at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Joe was injured in an automobile accident on I-59 on Tuesday, November 22nd, and had been in the Intensive Care Unit of Forrest General Hospital for the past three weeks. He was unable to overcome his injuries, and passed away earlier today. We ask for your thoughts and prayers for Joe's wife, Rachael, and his children.
Joe was a loving Father & Husband, a dedicated and dependable co-worker & employee and as host of the B95 Breakfast Club, he was always ready, willing & able to serve the community and our listeners. Joe McCool will be greatly missed by everyone here in the B95 Family. Again, we ask for your thoughts and prayers for Joe's family."

For those wishing to send cards of condolence to Joe's family, cards can be sent to the family of Joe McCool, c/o Blakeney Communications, PO Box 6408, Laurel, 39441 or PO Box 16596, Hattiesburg, 39404.