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Clyde D. “Bub” McLemore was born May 27, 1927, in Addington, to Clyde and Jewel Salmon McLemore. Bub passed from this life Thursday, March 28, 2013, at his home in Loco.
Bub was raised in Addington, and graduated from Addington High School. He and Jeanette Thompson were married June 19, 1953, in Chickasha. They moved to Loco in 1954, where Bub went to work for Short and Price Oil Co. as a manager. He worked for Short and Price Oil Co. until his retirement in 1989.
Jeanette died in 1984. Bub moved to Duncan in 1989, before settling back on the family farm at Loco in 2006. He raised Register Quarter Horses along with Brahma and Limousin Cattle. Bub always had lots of dogs. He loved working with his animals. Bub was a Methodist.
He is survived by his three daughters: Marilea McGee and her husband HC of Grandfield, Connie McLemore-Case and husband Joe of Loco, and Gayle Cook and her husband Larry of Duncan; grandchildren: Lonnie McGee and his wife Alice of Grandfield, Lynette McGee of Grandfield, and fiancé, Dustin Glenn of Mannsville, and Melissa Schaeffer of Duncan; three great-grandchildren: Daniella McGee and Colin Stoddard of Grandfield, and Devan Schaeffer of Duncan; a sister-in-law, Avanell McLemore of Loco.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette; his parents; two brothers: L.L. “Trick” McLemore and MR “PeeWee” McLemore; a sister-in-law, Colleen McLemore; a nephew, Joe Clyde McLemore; and a special friend, Oma Schaeffer.
Graveside funeral service will be from 11 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at the Ryan Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday with family receiving visitors from 6 to 7 p.m.
Family requests memorials contributions be made to Main Street House of Prayer, Box 60, Loco, OK 73442.
Condolence messages may be made to the family at www.dudleyfuneralhomes.com.