William Linville "Bill" McClurg, 85, of Greenup, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 12, 2017, at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital.
He was born in Lewis County, KY, on August 30, 1932, a son of the late William Edward and Ida Applegate McClurg.
He was a former equipment operator on the tack gang for the C & O Railroad, a veteran of the U. S. Army, a 50 year member of Harrison Fullerton Masonic Lodge 937, a member of Ironton VFW Post 8850 and a Kentucky colonel.
He was preceded in death along with his parents by his wife, Alma Leona Moore McClurg; and a grandson, Derrick Barnes.
He is survived by two sons, Raymond McClurg and his wife Gail and William Dale (Barbara Bailey) McClurg both of Greenup; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; his girlfriend, Edna Oliver of Flatwoods; and a host of extended family and friends.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Wright's Funeral Home in Greenup by Brother Dwight Bailey. Burial will follow in the Siloam Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Wednesday and one hour before the funeral Thursday at the funeral home.
Published on November 13, 2017