John Wayne McClure, of Covington, passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, at the age of 76. Mr. McClure was a member of First Baptist Church, in Covington, and the Lions Club where he served as president for one year. For many years, he worked in the men’s department at Belk. Mr. McClure enjoyed reading, spending time at the senior center, traveling with his brother and spending time with his family. In addition, he was an avid sports fan of the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Falcons and the Georgia Bulldogs. Mr. McClure was preceded in death by his parents, Gussie Ellis McClure and Margaret (Worsham) McClure.
Survivors include his brother and sister-in-law, Al and Jill McClure; as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A Graveside Service for Mr. McClure will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, in Lawnwood Memorial Park, Covington. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church, 1139 Usher St. NE, Covington, GA 30014.