Eva Gray McClamroch
Published 10:44 am Friday, April 9, 2021
Eva Gray McClamroch, 88, of Thomasville, died on April 6, 2021 at Wake Forest Baptist Health in Lexington.
She was born on Oct. 28, 1932 in Haywood County, daughter oft he Rev. and Mrs. R.G. McClamroch.
She graduated from Landis High School, attended Pfeiffer College in Meisenheimer, earned a bachelor’s degree from Greensboro College in Greensboro, and a master’s degree from Scarritt College in Nashville, Tenn. She worked as a Christian Education Director at First Methodist Church in Sarasota, Fla. and at Arlington Methodist Church in Jacksonville, Fla. before joining the teaching profession in 1970. Miss McClamroch taught at Ribault Senior High School and Wolfson High School until her retirement in 1997.
After retirement she volunteered at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville, serving a year as a president of the auxiliary, and at Arlington United Methodist Church. In 2013 she moved to Thomasville, where she was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church.
Survivors: her brother, Calvin McClamroch of Thomasville; and 5 nephews, Bryant (Mary) and Kent (Tammy) of Mocksville, Randy (Sherry) and Terry (Renee) of Thomasville, and Chuck (Joy) of Lee Summit, Mo.
A graveside service was to be held at Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery on Wednesday, April 14 at 2 p.m. Pastor Tim Starbuck was to officiate.
Memorials: Bethel UMC, 508 Fisher Ferry Rd. Thomasville, 27360.