|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1933|
|Death: ||Oct. 11, 2008|
Sherman L. McClure, 75 years of age, of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky, passed away on Saturday, October 11, 2008 at the Rockcastle Hospital.
He was born on July 1, 1933 in Burr Hill, Kentucky , a son of the late John Southard McClure and Corine Bell McClure. He was a member of the First Assembly Church of God in Lancaster, Kentucky, who had been a 37 year employee of the Cincinnati American Paper Mill of Cincinnati, Ohio, whose hobbies and interest include Ginseng hunting and fishing. He served his country during the Korean conflict as a Navy Ship Serviceman.
Those left to cherish his memory included his children. Two sons-Michael Sherman McClure of Virginia Beach, VA and Timothy Ryan McClure of Mt. Vernon, Ky; Three daughters-Wanda Marlynne McClure of Brodhead, Ky., Sheila Vivian Keener of Leicester, North Carolina, Shannon Kay Tidball of Weaverville, North Carolina. Thirteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Two sisters-Sue Ella Carroll (Sam) of Burr Hill, KY and Nina Barnett (Calvin) of Mt. Vernon, Ky. As well as host of nieces/nephews, friends and neighbors.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, James McClure and infant Lloyd McClure, a sister infant Wanda Fay McClure.
Visitations were held on Sunday October 12th, 2008 at 6:00 PM at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals in Brodhead, Kentucky.
Funeral services were conducted on Monday, October 13th, 2008 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Wendell Johnson and Rev. Gary Keylon officiating. Burial followed in the Lovell Cemetery at Burr Hill, Kentucky.
A TRIBUTE IN MEMORY OF ALL AMERICAN VETERANS
This is in memory of all American veterans who, although seperated by generations, shared a common, undeniable goal-to valiantly protect our country's freedoms. The memories of these American veterans will continue to live on whenever and wherever democracy exits. The American veteran-forever a symbol of heroism, scarifice, loyalty and freedom.
Please don't forget about the Unknown Soldier.
Created by: Cadmus
Record added: Oct 11, 2008
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