Obit: Michael McClendon

Obit: Michael McClendon

July 8th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Michael O. McClendon, 62, passed away on Monday July 1, 2013 in Chattanooga.He was a graduate of Howard High School and employed with Chattanooga Housing Authority. He attended Marble Top Baptist Church. His hobbies included listening to music and spending time with family.He was preceded in death by his father, L. C. McClendon; three brothers, Roland, Terry, Ronnie McClendon; granddaughter, Shakendra McClendon; grandparents, Henry and Elvalena Philipps and Gusnnie and Ella McClendon.Survivors include his wife, Beverly McClendon; sons, Michale O. McClendon, Jr., Charles (Renee) McClendon and Michale O. McClendon, II; five daughters, Dewanna and Erica McClendon, Stacey Jordon, Tameika, Shameika Tucker, all of Chattanooga; four brothers, Alfonzo, Alonzo, Carl McClendon, of Chattanooga; Steven McClendon, of Detroit; six sisters, Linda McClendon, Lisa Plummer, Teresa Plummer-Alfred, of Chattanooga; Vickie, Valerie and Tameika McClendon, of Detroit; sister-in-law, Sharon McClendon; sixteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; mother Christine McClendon, all of Chattanooga; aunt, Louella McClendon, of Detroit; uncle, Charles (Viola) Phillips, of Ohio; best friend, Michale James; special friends, Alma Sales, Ruby Stevens, Linda Twilley and Earlean Hurst and many others friends.Special thanks to Standifer Place, Janice Dean, Dr. Phillip Bannor, Dr. Faber for their support; his caretakers, Charles and Yolanda McClendon and their children, Darius, Amanda and Chelsea McClendon.Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 9, in the chapel with the Rev. Peter Bullard, the Rev. Johnson and the Rev. Craigmiles officiating. Interment Forest Hills Cemetery.The body will lie in state after noon today and the family will receive friends from 67 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.