Longtime basketball coach dies Wednesday afternoon

Jimmy Guy McDonald died Wednesday afternoon.

Posted: Dec 5, 2019 9:35 AM

HOULKA, Miss. (WTVA) - He was known as a coaching legend.

Former basketball coach Jimmy Guy McDonald died Wednesday afternoon, according to the Chickasaw County coroner. 

McDonald coached for decades, mostly at Houlka. 

Right now, there is no word on his cause of death.

He was 71 years old.

 

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