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Clyde Allen McCray

October 25, 1938 ~ January 20, 2020 (age 81)

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Clyde Allen McCray was born on October 25, 1938 in Jasper, Florida to the late Samuel and Mary McCray.  He entered his eternal journey on January 20, 2020. 

He is preceded in death by his sister, Yvette Harbour; brother, Sam McCray; son, Austin McCray and daughter, Denella Joseph.  He is survived by his devoted wife of 42 years, Lizzie McCray; six children, Nathaniel (Pamela) Williams, Francoise Williams, Devon Pruitt, Selena (Robert) Bruton, Yvette Laster, Nannette McCray and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. 

MSgt Clyde Allen McCray served in the United States Air Force and retired after 23 years of service as an Electronic Technician.  His military career included services in the Korean and Vietnam War.  He went on to complete almost 20 years of Civil Service.  Clyde was devoted to his family as well as the community.  He was a dedicated member of Oakland Baptist Church where he served as Deacon and choir member.  He selflessly used his God given skills to serve in the local community in true Christian fashion, no expectation of reward.

Clyde, Mac, Dad, Grandpa, Papa...Thank You!

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Services

Visitation
Friday
January 31, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Emerald Coast Funeral Home
161 Racetrack Road North West
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547

Funeral Service
Friday
January 31, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Emerald Coast Funeral Home
161 Racetrack Road North West
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547

Private Interment

Barrancas National Cemetery
1 Cemetery Rd, Naval Air Station
Pensacola, FL 32508