March 28, 1961 - May 12, 2016
Mr. Anthony Leon McClelland, age 55, of Douglas passed away Thursday afternoon, May 12, 2016, at his residence, following an extended illness. He was born March 28, 1961 to Leon McClelland and the late Mary Jo O’Steen McClelland. Mr. McClelland, a native of Coffee County, was a Fork Lift Driver for Wal-Mart. He had assisted his father with the family business of Dirt and Sand Hauling. He enjoyed Hunting and Fishing, and also being with his family and friends. Mr. McClelland was a member of the Rocky Pond Baptist Church. Survivors include: 2 Daughters: Mary Elizabeth McClelland, and Joelle McClelland, both of Douglas, Ga.; His Father and Step-Mother: Leon (Peggy) McClelland of Douglas, Ga.; 2 Brothers: Darryl McClelland, and Steve (Beth) McClelland, both of Douglas, Ga.; Sister: Gina M. (Greg) Duss of Tampa, Florida. Step-Sisters: Becky (Jessie) McMillan of Willacoochee, Ga., and Bonny (Charlie) Purcell of Douglas, Ga. Several Nieces, Nephews, Friends, and Other Relatives. Funeral Services were held Sunday, May 15, 2016, at 3:00 P. M., at Rocky Pond Baptist Church, with Rev. Lonnie Spikes and Rev. Bobby Fussell officiating. Special Eulogies were given by a Sister, Gina Duss and a Brother, Darryl McClelland. The Interment followed in the Rocky Pond Cemetery. “Amazing Grace”, was rendered at the Gravesite, led by Darryl McClelland and with Harry Smith, on the Harmonica. Special Musical Selections, “Over The Rainbow”, “Bound For That City”, and “Jesus Is Coming Soon”, were presented by Natalie Mizell, Hayward Cribb, with Nelda Flanders, at the Piano. Upon exiting the church, “Purple Rain”, was rendered by Prince, on CD Music. Active Pallbearers were: Scott O’Steen, Trevor Garbett, Stacy Garbett, Greg Young, Jimmy McClelland, Dewey Jowers and Greg King. Honorary Pallbearers were: Employees of Wal-Mart D6010, Members of Rocky Pond Baptist Church, Dan Hatfield, and fellow Softball Players. Ricketson Funeral Home was in charge of the Arrangements.
Mr. Anthony Leon McClelland, age 55, of Douglas passed away Thursday afternoon, May 12, 2016, at his residence, following an extended illness. He was born March 28, 1961 to Leon McClelland and the late Mary Jo O’Steen McClelland. Mr.... View Obituary & Service Information
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