Obituaries

Obituaries

Margaret Frances McClellan 1924 - 2006

Services for Margaret Frances "Peggy" McClellan, 82, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Cremation is planned.Mrs. McClellan died Saturday, March 18, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born Jan. 24, 1924, in Masbeth, N.Y., the daughter of Sylvester J. and Frances Mary Stevens Peters. She graduated from high school in Jacksonville, Fla.Mrs. McClellan worked in retail sales. She was a member of Jacksonville American Legion Auxiliary in the 1950s. She was a member of Southside Presbyterian Church in Jacksonville, where she sang in the church choir, and Country Community Church in Lawrence. She volunteered at the senior meal site at Babcock Place in Lawrence, where she had lived for two years.She married Harold A. McClellan on Jan. 14, 1943, in Great Lakes, Ill. They later divorced.Survivors include three sons, James A. McClellan, Palm Coast, Fla., Joseph D. McClellan, St. Augustine, Fla., and Jonathan P. McClellan, Chapel Hill, N.C.; a daughter, Jeanette Mason, Tonganoxie; a brother, Fred Jenkins, Williamsburg, Ky.; 13 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.