Durema C. McClellan, 92
HAMPSTEAD — Mrs. Durema Chestnut McClellan, 92, of 1443 Country Club Drive, formerly of Sampson County, died Friday, March 15, 2013, at Woodberry Wellness Center.
A funeral mass will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Newton Grove with Father Ned Shlesinger officiating. Interment will follow in Grandview Memorial Park in Clinton.
Mrs. McClellan, born in Sampson County, was the daughter of the late Marion Chestnut and Loustella Spell Chestnut. She retired from the State of Illinois and was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Newton Grove. Mrs. McClellan was predeceased by two brothers, Mac Chestnut and Welton Chestnut and two sisters, Odell Royal and Margaret Bradshaw, and their spouses.
She is survived by her daughter, Judy Underwood and Gerald Barwick of Castle Hayne, N.C.; two grandchildren, Michael Underwood of Greensboro and Sonja Powell and husband Larry of Carolina Beach; three great-grandchildren, Chris Brown of Savannah, Ga., Shay Piver and husband James of Leland, Jennifer Lieseke and husband T.J. of Wilmington; three great-great-grandchildren, Lexy Piver, Bailey Lieseke and Mason Lieseke; and a nephew, Ronnie Chestnut and wife Mary.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., prior to the service Tuesday at the church in Newton Grove.
Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 211 Irwin Drive, Newton Grove, N.C. 28366.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.crumpler-honeycutt.com.
Arrangements are by Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home, 118 Fayetteville St., Clinton, N.C. 28328.