McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

April 3, 2013

Jimmie Boyd McClendon


Submitted report

McALESTER — Jimmie Boyd McClendon, 74, of Mansfield, Texas, died Friday March 29, 2013, at home.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

Funeral services will be at 12:30 p.m. Friday at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Chapel. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home & Memorial Park of Colleyville, Texas.

Born July 18, 1938, in McAlester he was the son of Clarence and Georgia McClendon.

He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and retired from Bell Helicopter.

He was an avid domino player, loved sports, tending his yard and home, and spending time with his family and friends. His six granddaughters were his pride and joy.

Survivors include his wife, Cynthia Laverne “Dillon” McClendon; son, Jimmy Ray McClendon and wife, Beth, of Mansfield; son, Jeffrey Mark McClendon and wife, Charey, Mount Pleasant, Texas; six granddaughters, Riley, Presley, Sara, Ryan, Peyton and Gracie, and his brother, Sam McClendon and wife, Karen, Hubbard, Texas.