Johnny Everitt McLelland, 100, formerly of Prescott, died Tuesday, December 25, 2012, in Houston, Texas.
Mr. McLelland was born June 22, 1912, in Nevada County, to Robert and Julia Mae Stivers McLelland. He was a member of the Central Baptist Church in Prescott, a Mason and a retired millwright with the Day and Zimmerman Construction Company.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Lizze Mack Beavert McLelland; and his second wife, Ora Mae Galoupe McLelland; a son, Slaten Everett McLelland; three brothers, Kyle Bush McLelland, Leonard Arden “Jiggs” McLelland and Thomas Wayne McLelland; and, two sisters, Media Pittman and Winnie Louise Blevins.
He is survived by his daughter, Fern McLelland Hubbard, and husband, Russell, of Houston, Texas; his sister, Mrs. Mary Ethel Harris, of Prescott; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews, other family member and friends.
The McLelland family will receive friends at Brazzel/Cornish The Funeral Home of Prescott from 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 5.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 5, at Brazzel/Cornish The Funeral Home of Prescott. Rev. Jerry G. Westmoreland will officiate the service. Burial will follow in Chapelwood Cemetery in Nash, Texas. Online guestbook: www.brazzelfuneralhomes.com