Robalene "Robbie" McClelland, 58, died Saturday Sept. 20, 2008 near Monette. Born in Leachville, she was a counselor for the South Mississippi County School System and was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Monette.
She was preceded in death by her parents R.L. and Dona Davidson McClelland, two brothers, Lloyd Earl McClelland and Gene Austin McClelland, and a sister, Bonnie Sue Larue.
She is survived by two sisters, Labelva Ammons of Knoxville Tenn., Glenda Cleghorn and husband J.C. of Jonesboro, two brothers, Wayland McClelland and wife Karen of Monette, Reuben McClelland and wife Patricia of Jonesboro, a brother-in-law, Richard Larue of Trumann, a sister-in-law, Jo Margaret McClelland of Paragould, and several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of her life was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the First Assembly of God Church in Monette with Bro. Terry Miller officiating. Burial will follow in Macey Cemetery under the direction of Gregg Funeral Home of Monette.
Honored to serve as pallbearers are W.T. Bibb, Ralph Hunter, James Cleghorn, Blake McClelland, Keith Rubottom, and Barry Cleghorn.
The family request lasting memorials be made to the First Assembly of God Church in Monette.