Virginia L. "Jenny" McClain, daughter of the late Frelan D. and Nellie Rush Witaker, was born in Bollinger County, Missouri on December 25, 1924, and passed away her home in Lake St. Louis, Missouri on April 2, 2014, at the age of 89 years.
She had lived in St. Charles and Bloomfield, Missouri before moving to Lake St. Louis two months ago. She was a member of the Baptist Church.
On April 3, 1943, she was married to Robert O. "Jigs" McClain, Sr. in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. He preceded her in death on January 14, 2002.
Surviving are two sons, Robert O. McClain, Jr. of Wentzville, Missouri, Allen McClain of Cabool, Missouri; one daughter, Pamela Pierce of Lake St. Louis, Missouri, ten grandchildren, twenty four great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; and one sister, Nadine Rose of Florida. Other relatives and friends also survive.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Watkins & Sons Funeral Service in Dexter.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, April 6, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with the Rev. Gary Cooper of Advance, Missouri officiating.
Burial will follow in the Bloomfield Cemetery in Bloomfield, Missouri with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P O Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123-1718.