Donald H. McClure

4 entries
  • "McClure Family, my heart felt condolences. Don saved my..."
    - Fred Meenen
  • "Dear Norma: Kitty and I are sad to hear of Don's death. ..."
    - Warren & Kitty Needels
  • "McClure Family, Please accept our deepest sympathy! Worked..."
    - Arthur Kehlhem
  • "McClure family...My sincere condolences for your loss. May..."
    - Dee
The Guest Book is expired.

Donald Hudgins McClure passed away on October 30, 2014 in New Orleans. Born August 2nd, 1932 to Samuel B. "Billie" McClure and Hallene Hudgins McClure in Lubbock, he grew up in Plainview, Texas and then attended Texas A&M University where he was a Ross Volunteer and member of the Fightin' Texas Aggie Band. He graduated from Texas A&M in 1953 with a degree in Chemical Engineering and later served in the Army at Fort McClellan, Alabama.

While taking classes at LSU, he met his wife of 58 years, Norma Nash McClure, who survives him. Also in Baton Rouge, he began his career with Esso, where he worked for 35 years before retiring as Vice President of Exxon Chemical Co. in 1988.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Donald H. McClure, Jr., his daughter, Kathryn McClure, two grandchildren, Ronald and Rachael Ruiz, two sisters-in-law, Jean Nash and Rosemary McClure, nephew Charles Nash and nieces Sandra Giordano, Cynthia Ross, Karen McClure and Susan McClure. He is preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Clark Nash, and brother, Gerald B. McClure.

A memorial service will be held 1:00 Wednesday, November 5th, at the Lambeth House chapel, 150 Broadway, New Orleans, Louisiana. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the or the .

Published on from Nov. 1 to Nov. 16, 2014
bullet Texas A&M bullet U.S. Army
Please consider a donation, as requested by the family.