Mark Wayne McClure, 51, of South Charleston died Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, WV.
He was a long time employee and inventor with the family business, Walhonde Tools, Inc., located in Alum Creek; a member and past president of the Alum Creek Lions Club; a member of the Dunbar Masonic Lodge AF & AM; served as past commander of Kanawha Commandry No. 4 Knights Templar; a member of the Tyrian Chapter No. 13 Royal Arch Masons; a member of the Beni Kedem Shrine Temple; and was a believer in Jesus Christ.
Mark was preceded in death by his grandparents, Paul George and Glen and Gladys McClure.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Jane; three children, Brittany, Cailin and John; parents, Gary and Kay McClure; siblings, Christy (Mark) Kiser, Matthew McClure and Marta Tankersley; grandmother, Loraine George and many other family members and friends.
Funeral service will be 1:00 pm Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Curry Funeral Home, 2097 Childress Road, Alum Creek with Pastor Tommy Roberts officiating. Burial will follow in Forks of Coal Memorial Park, Alum Creek, with Masonic Graveside Rites conducted by the Dunbar Masonic Lodge No. 159. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the Mark McClure Memorial Fund, c/o Alum Creek Lions Club, P.O Box 224, Alum Creek, WV 25003