Obituary of Howard C. McLaurin, Sr.
Howard Clinton McLaurin, Sr., age 91, of 3500 Silk Hope Road, Siler City died Saturday, January 17, 2009 at his home. Mr. McLaurin was born January 21, 1917, the son of Albert Hugh and Lucy (Rhyne) McLaurinMr. McLaurin was a native of Anson County and retired owner/operator of Mac's Seafood in Sanford. He was a member of Calvary Faith Baptist Church, a Deacon and a Sunday school teacher. He was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline (Polly) Lemons McLaurin.He is survived by one daughter: Sheila M. McDowell and husband, Terry of Siler City, NC and three sons: Clinton Mclaurin, Jr. and wife, Shelby of Siler City, NC, Manley McLaurin and wife, Betty of Siler City, NC, Jeff McLaurin and wife, Tammy of Siler City, NC; three brothers: Ralph McLaurin of Pittsboro, NC, Neil McLaurin of Pittsboro, NC, Joe McLaurin of Siler City, NC; ten grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild.The family will receive friends Monday, January 19, 2009 from 6:00-8:00 PM at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 North Second Avenue, Siler City, NC. The funeral will be Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at 2:00 PM at Calvary Faith Baptist Church, 2891 Siler City Snow Camp Road, Siler City with Rev. James Turner officiating. Burial will be in Rives Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, Siler City.Memorials may be made to UNC Hospice, P O Box 1077, Pittsboro, NC 27312.