Betty M. McClure, 87

January 27, 2009

AUG. 26, 1921-JAN. 25, 2009

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Betty M. McClure, 87, of 4785 Newman Road, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 2009.

Born Aug. 26, 1921, in Fayetteville, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Margaret Bohn Brookens.

Her husband, James McClure, died Jan. 16, 2001.

She was a homemaker most of her life.

She attended Coldspring United Brethren Church and First Pentecostal Church.

She is survived by four children, David K. McClure and Barbara Forrester, both of Chambersburg, Pa., Mark McClure of Fayetteville and Matthew McClure of Shippensburg, Pa.; two sisters, Helen Godshall and Eleanor Whelan; one brother, Jeff Brookens; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by one son, James McClure III; four sisters; and two brothers.

Services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg. Chaplain Chuck Ryan will officiate. Burial will follow in Parklawns Memorial Gardens.


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