George Washington McClure Jr.

September 22, 1923 - January 5, 2019
U.S. Armed Forces Veteran
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George Washington McClure Jr., 95, of Anadarko, Oklahoma passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on January 5, 2019. He was born on September 22, 1923 to Samuel J. and Mollie E. (Venable) McClure in Gracemont, Oklahoma. Jr. grew up and attended school in Anadarko and graduated from Anadarko High School. Jr. proudly served in the United States Marine Corps during WWII. He married Mary Lue Martin on February 22, 1945 in Anadarko, Oklahoma and to this union was born one son and two daughters. Jr. worked hard all his life as he farmed his land growing many crops. He had a Grade A Dairy along side his farming and raised many beef cattle. He also worked closely in the church, teaching the Men's Sunday School Classes and many other projects building this beautiful church. Jr. served on the Verden School Board for many years, but his # 3 love was his Allis Chalmers Tractors. He was a pro at any repair and loved restoring his old (Allis's). He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Survived by
Daughters: Kathy Bohn of Anadarko, Oklahoma
Teresa McDuffey & husband Larry of Anadarko, Oklahoma
Grandchildren: Gregory McClure & wife Amy of Alva, Oklahoma
Garri McClure & wife Amanda of Anadarko, Oklahoma
Dustin McDuffey & wife Candace of Anadarko, Oklahoma
Krista Clark & husband Will of Chickasha, Oklahoma
Derek McDuffey & wife Melissa of Norman, Oklahoma
Barry Bohn & wife Krissy of Marlow, Oklahoma
Brothers: Darrell McClure & wife Chloe of Crowley, Texas
Sam McClure & the late Wila Mae of Calvin, Oklahoma
10 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren
A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by
Parents: Samuel and Mollie McClure
Loving wife of 73 years: Mary Lue McClure
Son: Don Ray McClure
Sisters: Katherine Hawkins, Josephine Adkisson, and LaVaughan Davis
Granddaughter: Darci Jean McDuffey

Funeral: 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 10, 2019
First Baptist Church
Verden, Oklahoma
Interment: Memory Lane Cemetery
Anadarko, Oklahoma

Service Information

Funeral
Date: January 10, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm

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Butch and Margie Hamilton
Anadarko, OK
Thresa and Cathy, we were so sorry to hear of your loss. They are together again, surrounded by loved ones who went before them. Your void will be overwhelming, prayers for strength, comfort and peace as y’all face these difficult days ahead.
God’s Blessings
JT and Ginger Mccasland
ANADARKO, OK
We are so sorry for your families loss.  They are together again in heaven.  Prayers for you and your family.
Celesta Martin Coker
Scottsdale, AZ
My most sincere sympathy to the family for your loss
Celesta Martin Coker
Scottsdale, AZ
My most sincere sympathy to the family for your loss
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