Robert McClendon, 87, died Friday, Jan. 3, 2014. Robert was a long time resident of Rhea County. A member and Deacon of the Garrison Baptist Church. He worked for 25 years at Kayser Roth. Preceded in death by his parents, William A. and Ida Belle Thompson McClendon; sister, Randy Olinger. Survivors: wife, Wilma Morgan McClendon, of Dayton; son, Barry (Katrina) McClendon, of Dayton; daughter, Suzanne (Lynn) Travis, of Dayton; two sisters, Willie Correll, of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Mary Ruth McClendon, of Dayton; six grandchildren, Kara McClendon, Dalyn Travis, Katelyn Travis, Kendall Travis, Ashlen McClendon, Aiden McClendon; one niece, Charlotte Ballew; one nephew, Wayne Correll. Services are Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Breeden officiating. Visitation: Noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga. Interment: Rhea Memory Gardens. Arrangements by Coulter Garrison Funeral Home, Inc. Dayton Tennessee 37321. Please visit www.coultergarrisonfuneralhome.com to share condolences.