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William Drew MCLENDON (VETERAN WWII)

Beech Creek Cemetery
Ashley County,
Arkansas

US Army
World War II
December 28, 1925 - November 14, 1999

*Obituary

Mr. William Drew "Mac" McLendon, 73, of Lake Charles, LA, died Sunday, November 14, 1999, at his home. A native of Camden and a Lake Charles resident since 1960, he graduated from Fairview High School in Camden and attended Ouachita Baptist in Arkadelphia. He retired from the Missouri-Pacific Railroad as a claims agent after 35 years of service. He was an U. S. Army veteran of the Pacific Theater in World War II and was preceded in death by his first wife, Lillie Bell McDuffie McLendon, and a son, Stephen Douglas McLendon. Survivors include his wife, Lessie Pitre Landreneau McClendon of Lake Charles; a daughter, Nancy Dever; and a grandchild, Jennifer Dever of Shreveport, LA; two stepsons, Richard and Jim Landreneau of Lake Charles; four stepdaughters, Charlotte Morgan of Moss Bluff, IA, Susan Merrett of Sugarland, TX, Kim Bartley of Atascocita, TX, and Brenda Borgeson of Bellville, TX; a brother, Jerry Frizzell of Lake Charles; 14 step-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren. Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m Tuesday, November 16, and from 9 a.m. until services at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Johnson Funeral Home in Lake Charles. Grave-side services will be at 12 noon Thursday, November 18, at the Beech Creek Cemetery outside Hamburg with Rev. John Shafer officiating and with arrangements by Jones Funeral Home of Hamburg.

Contributed on 8/3/12 by deltabelle55
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Submitted: 8/3/12 • Approved: 1/24/13 • Last Updated: 1/27/13 • R736994-G0-S3

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