WALTER McCLAINNovember 8th, 2019 | Paid Obituary
Walter George McClain was born September 8, 1949 in Wilton, Arkansas to the late Willie and Oddie McClain. He graduated from Little River County Training School. Walter served in the Army from 1969-1971 and also worked and retired at Weyerhauser. He united with Davis Chapel AME at a young age. He had a passion for singing and loved riding his zero turn mower cutting everyone yard. Walter simply loved helping people. On December 7, 1979, Walter united in matrimony to Mary Frances Nelson. He transition from this life on October 31, 2019 in a Little River County Hospital. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Charles McClain, Curtis McClain, and M.C. McClain; five sisters, Cummie Coleman, Bettye Briggs, Catherine Cheatham, Alice Faye French and Joyce Forte. He leaves to treasure his memories; Wife: Mary F. McClain, Wilton, AR; Son: Walter K. (Sonya) McClain, Hurst, TX; Daughter: Pamela E. (Kenneth) Wright, Wilton, AR; Brother: Cleo McClain, Sr., Victorville, CA; Sister-in-law: Gloria McClain Dallas, TX; Grandson: Walter Ace McClain, Hurst, TX; Granddaughters: Zentrella E. McClain, Wilton, AR & Angelica N. McClain, Wilton, AR; a number of nieces, nephews cousins, and special friends. Saturday, 1:00 P.M. November 9, 2019, "A Celebration of Life Service", (closed casket) will be held at Davis Chapel AME Church, 315 Cleveland St, Wilton, AR. Saturday, 12:00-1:00 P.M. , November 9, 2019, Viewing will be at Davis Chapel Church, Wilton, AR Friday, 5:00-7:00 P.M. November 8, 2019, the family will received friends at the Davis Chapel AME Church, Wilton, AR. Burial with military rites will be in Cooks Cemetery under the direction of Lyles Funeral Home, Inc.