Robert E. McCloud, 99, Johnson City, passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in the Four Oaks Health Care Center following an extended illness.
A native of Johnson County, he was a son of the late William and Mary Ellen Pierce McCloud. He had lived in Johnson City for number of years. He served in the United States Army during World War II. He was retired from North American Rayon Corporation after several years. He was a member of the Cedar Grove Baptist Church. Mr. McCloud loved to play Bingo and word search puzzles.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife: Lillian Pierce McCloud, May 7, 1999, by four brothers: Newton, Walter, Harry & Luther McCloud and his sisters: Minnie and Effie.
Survivors include a daughter: Pat Couch and husband John, Johnson City. A step-daughter: Norma Jean Smith and husband Lee, Gray. Two grandsons: Greg Couch and wife Peggy, Los Angeles, and Jonathan Couch and wife Angie, Johnson City. A Great granddaughter: Daphne, Los Angeles.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Dan Wood officiating. Interment will follow in Roselawn Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Military honors will be provided by the American Legion. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Condolences may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge.