Terry E. McClard, 65, of Taylorville, passed away Monday, July 22, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. at UAB Medical Center in Birmingham, AL. Surrounded by his family. He was born on December 12, 1947 in Taylorville, IL. The Son of Marshall and Thelma (Yockey) McClard. He married Gloria VanHooser on September 16, 1967 in Taylorville, IL. He retired from maintenance at Dominion Energy, and was a member of the National Model Railroad Association and B&O Historical Society. He was a huge train fan and an avid Chicago Cubs and Bears fan. He also enjoyed going to all of the grandkids activities and antiquing with his buddy, Jimmy. Terry collected Stamps, Coca Cola memorabilia and coins.
He is survived by his Wife: Gloria; Son: Jeffrey McClard of New York City, NY.; Daughters: Tammy (Jeff) Scott of Taylorville, IL; Terra (Jim) Dunkirk of Taylorville, IL; Jenny (Fiance Luke Cummins) McClard of Taylorville, IL; Grandchildren: Zachary Donaldson, Justin Dunkirk, Ryan Donaldson, Kamelita Dunkirk, Preston Scott, Austin Dunkirk, Taylor Donaldson, Brynn Cummins, Johnathan Scott, Henley Cummins; Great-Grandson: Rylen Donaldson; Brother: Daryl (Joy) McClard of Edwardsville, IL; Sister: Sheila (Kirk) Johnson of Springfield, TN.; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 26, 2013 from 5:00-8:00pm at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 11:00am at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Burial at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville.
Memorials may be made to Monticello Railway Museum P.O. Box 401 Monticello, IL 61856 or Christian County Senior Citizens Center 701 W. Adams St. Taylorville, IL 62568
Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville.
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