Nelson Maynard McClure, 75 of Salem passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at his residence. He was born September 6, 1943 in Sedalia, WV, son of the late Charles McClure and Violet Davis McClure Davisson.
Nelson graduated from Doddridge County High School and served our country in the United States Air Force. He was a heavy equipment operator most of his life working with his father and brother when he first started. His hobbies include riding motorcycles and helping his brother in the pit crew while racing, playing golf, listening to bluegrass and was crew member for the East Run Band. He was Baptist by faith.
He is survived by his wife of forty five years, Evelyn Risner McClure; three children, Melonee Burnside, Clarksburg, Jennifer Stalder, Shinnston, Kimberly Sears and Kevin, Clarksburg; ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; one sister, Tammy Hayes and Michael, Middlebourne; sister-in-law, Phyllis McClure; Williamsburg, VA; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, James “Jim” H McClure.
Family will receive friends at Greathouse Funeral Home, 1999 W. Main Street, Salem, on Saturday, December 22, 2018 from 1-6pm; Funeral Service will be held at Greathouse Funeral Home on Monday, December 24, 2018 at 11:00am with Reverend Richard Settles officiating. Interment will follow at K of P Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to GreathouseFuneralHomeWV.com. Greathouse Funeral Home is honored to assist the McClure family.
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