She was born in Pittsburgh and attended Duke University, where she met her husband. She was an avid equestrian, a great lover of animals and an active member of the Shakerag Hounds Hunt Club of which she had been honorary secretary. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Dr. John N. McClure Jr.
Survivors include: her daughter, Virginia McClure of Lakemont; sons, Niel and wife Linda McClure of Cumming and David McClure of Nicholson; grandchildren, Elizabeth Kelley and Jack McClure; two stepgrandsons, Clay Chatham and Cason Chatham; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Ingram Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Alice Wood officiating. The family will receive friends from 2-3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, is in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.ingramfuneralhome.com.
The Clayton Tribune, Jan. 19, 2012