US Air Force

Sherman Lee McClellan

September 4, 1936 ~ July 24, 2022 (age 85)




Sherman Lee McClellan, 85, of Baytown, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2022, in Houston, Texas.

Sherman was born September 4, 1936 in Karnak, Illinois to Vernon and Frances Houseright McClellan.  A former resident of Houston, Sherman was residing in Baytown since 1977.  He was a graduate of Karnak High School, veteran of the US Air Force, member and deacon of Second Baptist Church in Houston, and a retired office furniture salesman.  Sherman enjoyed his family, playing golf with friends and watching sports.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 49 years, Jenny Lowe Kean McClellan.  He is survived by:  wife, Nancy Jane Sanders McClellan; daughters, Lori Renfrow  (Curtis) and Joni Smith; and son, Greg McClellan (Laura).  Grandchildren:  Matt Smith, Crystal Beckwith (Scott), Javonna Roach (Jeremy), Rachel Poland (Michael), Jenny McClellan, and Julia McClellan.  Sherman was blessed with eight great-grandchildren, numerous other relatives, and many friends.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with funeral services at 1:00 p.m., Monday, August 1, 2022, at the Crespo & Jirrels Funeral Home Chapel in Baytown, Texas.   Service and interment will be held at a later date with Wilson Funeral Home and Cypress Cemetery in Illinois.

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August 1, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Crespo and Jirrels Funeral and Cremation Services
6123 Garth Road
Baytown, TX 77521

Funeral Service
August 1, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Crespo and Jirrels Funeral and Cremation Services
6123 Garth Road
Baytown, TX 77521

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Cypress Masonic Cemetery
5899-5847 IL-37
Cypress, IL 62923

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