|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1932|
|Death: ||Oct. 13, 2012|
Florence "Granny" McClain Gilbert, 80, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Graveside service: 2 p.m. Tuesday, Acton Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury. Memorials: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Florence was born June 3, 1932, in Spokane, Wash., to Clyde LeRoy and Evelyn Claire Woonacott Snyder. She married John Jay McClain on Aug. 3, 1953, in Waco. He passed away Aug. 29, 1991. She married C.D. Gilbert on April 17, 1992, in Granbury. She was a nurse's aide and a member of Joshua Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husbands; stepson, William David McClain; son, Robert Lee Parker; sister, Lenah J. Harrison; and grandson, Scott Ferguson. Survivors: Sons, John and wife, Miley McClain, of Garrison, Clyde McClain of Crowley, Billy Ray Elkins of Lorena and Cecil Briley; daughters, Regenia and husband, Terry Hankins, of Joshua, Sherry and husband, David Hodges, of Granbury, Mary and husband, Thomas Crelia, of Waco; daughter-in-law, Eunice Parker of Splendora; stepdaughters, Nancy Adams of Clay City, Ky., and Mary Leach of Mount Sterling, Ky.; sister, Charlotte M. Corley of Garrison; half sisters, Mary Kelly of Oregon and Judy Howard of Clarkston, Wash.; half brothers, Sonny Snyder and Dennis Snyder of Eugene, Ore.; 26 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; one great-great- grandchild; numerous nieces, nephews and additional family members.
Published in Star-Telegram on October 15, 2012
John Jay McClain (1922 - 1991)
Created by: Tim Hawkins
Record added: Oct 15, 2012
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