Wayne "Bud" McClain
Funeral Date: 11/6/2019

Obituary:
Wayne “Bud” McClain age 90 of Warren, AR departed this life Friday, November 1st at the St. Vincent’s Hospital in Little Rock, AR. He was born January 25th, 1929 in Rye, AR a son of the late Furn McClain and Mamie Ashcraft McClain. He was a retired Mechanic for Glynn Lyon Buick for 21 years, he worked for Potlatch Lumber Company for 12 years in the truck shop, and White Brothers Construction for 12 years. Bud enjoyed staying busy, he loved fixing up old tractors, working and raising his cows and helping his family, friends and neighbors. He was a member of Willoughby Free Will Baptist Church and a United States Army veteran serving in the Korean Conflict. On October 1st 1954 in Greenville, MS he married Johnnie Lee Johnson McClain and their marriage spanned 65 years together. He was also preceded in death by his granddaughter, Amber Fern Patterson, sister Minnie Lee Ashcraft, brothers James C. “Billy” McClain, and Arthur B. “George” McClain. Surviving other than his wife, is a son Denny W. McClain and spouse Heather, Warren, AR. Daughters Mae McClain Patterson and spouse Jack, Warren, AR, Claire McClain Cissell and spouse Phillip, Memphis, Tenn. 4 grandchildren Brandi Patterson Nichols and spouse Jonathan, Little Rock, AR, Dylan McClain and McKenzie McClain both of Monticello, AR, Jordan Claire Cissell, Memphis, Tenn, 2 bonus grandchildren Taylor Ford Waxley and spouse Tyler, El Dorado, AR, Lauren Leanne Ford, Cabot, AR. 3 great-grandchildren Joseph Nichols, Emily Nichols and Molly Nichols all of Little Rock, AR. Brothers Walter “Pete” McClain and spouse Annie, Pine Bluff, AR and Mack McClain and spouse Deray, Warren, AR. A sister Peggy McClain Harton and spouse Thomas, Little Rock, AR and a sister in law Agnes McClain, Pine Bluff, AR. Funeral services were 1:30PM Wednesday, November 6th at Frazer’s Funeral Home with Rev. Hurley Ashcraft officiating. Burial was in Willoughby Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Scott White, Tracy White, Harper White, Gary Mark Ashcraft, Steve Ashcraft, Barry Haddox and Bill Taulbee. Honorary pallbearers were Roger George, Charles White, Doyle Gill, Bob Milton, Kenny Hamilton and Dr. Kerry Pennington.

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Name: Donna Harton Usry
Message: Johnnie, Denny and family, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Emily Moseley
Message: Johnnie and family, I was so sorry to hear about Wayne. Grew up around him fixing cars at the shop.

Name: Buddy and Becky Rauls
Message: Johnnie, Denny, and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Jimmy & Gwen Sledge
Message: So sorry for your loss.

Name: Danny and Brenda Adair
Message: Remembering your family in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Nancy Nicholson
Message: My Thoughts and Prayers of Comfort for your family.

Name: Larry & Robbie Reaves
Message: So sorry. Our prayers are with you all. We will miss him. Never knew a man with any more energy. He was always busy!

Name: Eddie & Vicki Groves
Message: So sorry for your loss.

Name: Ronnie and Monti Bozeman
Message: Johnnie, Mae, Claire and Denny. what a blessed life yall have had. So very sorry to hear this, Wayne definitely lived life to the fullest. Glad I got to see yall recently. That tractor trail on that blacktop will never be the same. Will continue to be in our thoughts and prayers. Johnnie, take care of yourself. Hugs

Name: MARK HAYNES
Message: MRS JOHHNIE & FAMILY, MAY OUR FATHER IN HEAVEN GIVE YOU PEACE AND COMFORT NOW AND IN THE DAYS TO COME. MARK HAYNES 1ST STATE BANK AT MARTIN AND PINE

Name: Emily Lasiter
Message: Johnnie, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Tammy Evans Hensley
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Name: Norman and Sandra Word
Message: Mrs. Johnnie, Mae, and families: So very sorry for your loss! You all will be in our prayers!

Name: Beverly and Jerry Davis
Message: Our thoughts and prayers to you all.

Name: Rusty and Mary Ann McDougald
Message: So sorry for the Family. You all were always good neighbors.

Name: Charles Landers
Message: May the Lord comfort you during this sad time. You all are in my thoughts & prayers.

Name: Janie Grice
Message: Ms Johnnie and Denny and family so sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers.

Name: Harry Adams
Message: Sorry for your loss

Name: John & Paige Stell
Message: Denny - you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during the days ahead. Love, John, Paige, Jayson, Colt, Brayden, Brad, Jake, & Jared