C.O. "Bill" McClure

  • Born: June 15, 1918
  • Died: August 25, 2019
  • Location: Murray, Kentucky

J. H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071

Tel. (270) 753-2411

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mr. C.O. "Bill" McClure, age 101, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Sunday August 25, 2019, at the Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Paducah, Kentucky.
Mr. McClure was born on June 15, 1918, in Calloway County, Kentucky to the late James Sandford McClure and Lena McCuiston McClure. He was owner and operator of Bill McClure maintenance service, and an Army Veteran of WWII. Mr. McClure was of the Methodist faith.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Imogene McPherson McClure; one brother, Hoyt McClure; four sisters, Opal Holland, Lorene Geurin, Lavelle McClure, and Lola Mae McClure; one nephew, Lloyd Allen McClure; as well as one great niece, Megan Parrish.
Survivors include two daughters, Gail McClure Milligan of Paducah, Kentucky and Karen McClure Fleming and husband Wayne of Marseilles, Illinois; six grandchildren, Greg Cherry and wife Karla, Chris Wahlig and wife Mary, Jeannie Gabehart and husband Lee, Anne Fleming, Sarah Fleming, and Paul Milligan Jr.; seven great-grandchildren, Grant Cherry, Marlee Wahlig, Nick Wahlig, Jack Wahlig, Nathan Aye, Amelia Aye, and Liam Aye; one brother-in-law, Joe McPherson and wife Pat; special niece, Cindy McPherson Dunn husband Danny; and one nephew, Mike McPherson.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 30, 2019, at J.H. Churchill Funeral Home. Bro. Larry Call will officiate, and burial will follow in the South Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church. Visitation will be held Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 4-8 p.m. at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the South Pleasant Grove Cemetery Fund, 5671 Crossland Road, Murray, Kentucky 42071 or The Humane Society of Calloway County, PO Box 764, Murray, Kentucky 42071.
Online condolences can be made at, www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com


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Gail & Karen, your father had an amazingly long life! I hope we all share in his good genes. I am your father's half 2nd cousin, once removed, on his Allbritten line. Our great-grandmothers were half-sisters.

Posted by Rebecca Lew - Oak Ridge, TN - Family   August 29, 2019

Sorry for your loss.

Posted by Cindy Rose - Benton, KY - Acquaintance   August 29, 2019

Sorry for your loss, he was a fine man.

Posted by Gary Barrett - Dover, TN - Friend   August 29, 2019

Karen, so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. Deepest sympathy and prayers to you and your family.

Posted by Tresa McCord Radermacher - Dyer, IN - Friend   August 28, 2019

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