Anna Belle McClure, age 102, of West Frankfort, Illinois, passed away Monday, January 24, 2022 at Herrin Hospital.
Anna was born June 08, 1919 in Bush, Illinois, a daughter of William and Fanny M. (Loucks) Shirley. She married the love of her life, Harold E. McClure Sr. in Charleston, Missouri. He preceded her in death. Anna Belle lived her life as a homemaker, raising and taking care of her family. She was of baptist faith, having attended the Freeman Chapel when she was able. She was a hard worker who enjoyed life- from everything to moving furniture to fishing.
She is survived by four children, Margaret Hammonds, Maxine Hall, Gloria "Dean" and Jack McReynolds, and Jerry D. "J.D." McClure; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law- Vada McClure. She is preceded in death by her husband, two sons, Harold E. McClure Jr. and William Jesse McClure; two sisters, Irene Crawford and Gracie Curtis; two daughter-in-laws Beverly and Brenda McClure; granddaughter- Marla Shy; and two great grandsons- Kyle Applewhite and Derek Hammonds.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022 from 10:30-11:30am at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin. Services will be held at 11:30am on Thursday, January 27, 2022 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin with Rev. Don Colson officiating. Burial will follow at Egyptian Memorial Gardens in Energy.