Life Story / Obituary
James William McClelland, age 90, born January 22, 1927, Union City, TN, received wings April 22, 2017, Racine, WI. He moved to Racine at a very early age. On March 7, 1953 he married Jacquelyn A. Culp. James retired from Chrysler Corporation after thirty+ years.
Survived by his wife, Jacquelyn McClelland; children, Darryl (Carol) McClelland, James McClelland and Lauren McClelland; granddaughters, Kelsey McClelland, Alyssa McClelland and Tina Folk; sister-in-law, M. Carmelita Culp; nephews, Glen, Earnest, Robert and Brian McClelland; nieces, Margaret Lark, Kathy (James) Golden and Gail (Gary) Holmes; further survived by several cousins, great nephews, and great nieces. Mother, Lorraine Mitchell, stepfather, Oscar Mitchell, brothers, Ivory and Earnest McClelland; sister-in-law, Betty McClelland; brother-in-law, William Culp; nephews, Ivory Jr. and Terry McClelland preceded him in death.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 29, 2017, 12:00 P.M. at the funeral home with Reverend Ernest Ni`A officiating. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Saturday at the funeral home from 10:00 A.M. until time of service at 12:00 P.M.
We would like to thank the Hospice House of Pleasant Prairie for their loving and compassionate care.