Mrs. Shirley Winona “Nomie” Reece McClellan, 76, died Monday, June 12, 2017 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center in Whiteville. She was born Sept. 16, 1940 in Spartanburg, S.C., the daughter of the late Dalton and Helen Phillips Reece. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Daniel McClellan; two daughters, Donna and Melissa McClellan; one granddaughter, Kelly Dale; one brother, John Reece; and her grandparents, Freeman and Edith Reece.
Mrs. McClellan received an associate degree from Southeastern Community College and taught Cosmetology there.
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, June 16 at Red Hill Pentecostal Church with Rev. Calvin Malpass and Pastor George Wennerberg officiating.
She is survived by one daughter, Debra Dale of Delco; one son, Delbert McClellan and wife, Jodi, of Delco; two sisters, Libby Graham and husband, Robert, of Virginia Beach, Va. and Sue Reece of Spartanburg, S.C.; eight grandchildren, Tony Easter, Chris Dale, Shawn Merrick, Landon, Jacob, Seth, Max and Graham McClellan; six great-grandchildren, Chloe Dale, Adam and Anthony Easter, Demetrious Dale, Hendrix and Damien Merrick.