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Mary McClellan – Obituary

Mary McClellan, age 88, of Grand Chain, died at 10:36 pm, Thursday, January 9, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Grand Chain.

Mary was born July 4, 1925 in Belknap.  She was a member of the First Pentecostal Church in Karnak.

She is survived by one daughter, Rita and husband Ray Morris of Grand Chain; one daughter-in-law, Sue McClellan of Grand Chain; five sisters, Alice Bass of Mountain Home, Arkansas, Edith Miller of Vienna, Velma Corzine of Karnak, Sue Tapley of Metropolis and Jenny Wise of Glendale; four Grand Children and seven Great-Grandchildren.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis McClellan; one son, Gary McClellan; her parents, Willie and Grace Tinsley Henry; one sister Dorothy Bass; three brothers, Wayne, Charles and Lynn Henry.

Funeral services will be held Monday, January 13, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak.  Rev. Lonny Adams will be officiating.  Interment will follow in the Masonic Cemetery in Cypress.  Visitation will be Monday morning beginning at 11:00 am until the funeral hour.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, envelopes will be provided at the funeral home.  To leave an on-line condolence for the family or to share a memory please visit our website at

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