Jimmie Lee McClain, 85, of Hiddenite, passed away Friday, December 10, 2021, at Presbyterian Hospital after an extended illness.
He was born on June 3, 1936, in Iredell County, to the late B. Grier and Doshia Parker McClain. He attended Happy Plains School.
He was a master tree trimmer and lawnmower mechanic and retired from Broyhill Furniture as a truck driver. He was a member of Third Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Mildred Juanita Mayfield McClain; his sons, Shelton McClain and Richard McClain; his daughter, Robin McClain Cowan; and his sister, Shirley M. Byers.
A celebration of life service will be conducted Saturday, December 18, 2021, at 12:00 p.m., at Third Creek Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 11:30-12:00 p.m. at the church.
Rutledge and Bigham Mortuary is serving the McClain Family.