Sherman H. McClain

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By The Staff

Sherman H. McClain, 93, died Feb. 18, 2009, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney, Ill.

Sherman was born Dec. 27, 1916, in Shelbyville to Chester and Frona (Hornbach) McClain. He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Leota Ayres and Elizabeth Zappa; and an infant brother. From 1923 to 1950 he lived in New Liberty, farming and helping in McClain’s Grocery. 

He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Elder McClain  of Olney; a niece, Elizabeth Prewitt of New Liberty; two great-nieces, Suzanne Arnold and Dawn Davis; and a great-nephew, Edward Arnold.

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