Willie F. McClain, age 88 of Lebanon passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at Pavilion.
Funeral services for Mr. McClain will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 2, 2017, at Fairview Church with Bro. Don McClain and Bro. Matthew Meridieth officiating. Interment will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Visitation Thursday 4 to 8 p.m. at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home and Friday after 10 a.m. at Fairview Church.
Born May 22, 1929, in Rye, Arkansas, he is the son of the late Edgar Fay McClain and Thelma Stewart McClain. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army serving in Korea, and is a member of Fairview Church. He was the general manager for Electric Research Manufacturing Company (ERMCO) for twenty years.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Norma J. McClain; sister, Wanda Miller; and two brothers, Daymon and Scottie McClain.
He is survived by his wife, Jackie Daly McClain; four children, Steven (Pam) McClain, Julia (Bob) Zeller, Stuart (Leslianne) McClain, and Joe (Chantay) McClain; two step children, Ree Hoey (Dr. John) Pino and Betsi Hoey (James) Smith; sister, Donnie Batchelor; and brother, Martin McClain; grandchildren, Lucas McClain, Lydia (Christopher) Best, Elizabeth Zeller, Joshua Zeller, Ethan McClain, Elliott McClain, Hope McClain, and Hogan McClain; two step grandchildren, Tyler (Hannah) Pino & Ryan Pino.
Honorary pallbearers: Jim Smith, Elliott McClain, Bill Hadden, Ryan Pino, and Sr. Adult Men's Sunday School Class. Active Pallbearers: Lucas McClain, Ethan McClain, Joshua Zeller, Tyler Pino, Hogan McClain, John Pino, and Bob Zeller.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home of Lebanon (615) 444-2142, www.ligonbobo.com.