Mr. Jim Edward McClure, age 62, of Cleveland, Georgia passed away Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at Emory University Hospital after a courageous battle with a long term illness. Jim was born in Hiawassee, Georgia on June 19, 1957 to the late Mr. Earl McClure and Mrs. JoAnn (Underwood) McClure. Jim attended Mt. Pleasant Church of God. He worked for the Georgia Department of Transportation for eighteen years and was a truck driver. Jim enjoyed anything that got him outside; he loved to hunt, fish, was a shade tree mechanic and restored old cars. Jim was very social; he never met a stranger and he would talk to anyone. Jim loved his family; he was a devoted husband, amazing dad, and the best PaPa who lived to spoil his grandchildren! Jim is proceeded in death by his father, Earl McClure; son, Jarriad McClure; sister, Martha McClure Moss. He leaves behind wife, Brenda (Bradshaw) McClure; mother, JoAnn McClure; son, Eric McClure; brothers, Roy McClure, Earl Deal McClure (wife Diana) and Billy Clyde Free (wife Debbie) ; sister, Twana Franks; grandchildren, Shawn McClure, Ashton Adams, Addyson McClure and Aubrey McClure; along with many extended family members and friends.
Visitation: Friday, December 6, 2019 at Banister-Cooper Funeral Home 5:00P-8:00P
Funeral: Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Banister-Cooper Funeral Home at 2:00pm with Rev Mark Duncan officiating.
Interment: Boyd's Chapel Cemetery