STEPHENVILLE—A funeral service for Sue Loraine McCleery, 70, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 25, at Stephenville Funeral Home followed by burial at Chalk Mountain Cemetery. The family will host a visitation at 11 a.m. Thursday.

Sue was born in Brownwood to the late Rance and Dorothy Gee Forson. She grew up in Dublin and was a lifelong resident of Erath County. Sue married Scotty J. McCleery on Dec. 29, 1964 in Brownwood and he preceded her in death on Dec. 23, 2013. 

She was a homemaker, bookkeeper, and a member of Green’s Creek Baptist Church.

Sue is survived by her sons, Ben McCleery and wife Kris of Stephenville, and Cody McCleery and wife Leslie of Poolville; grandchildren, Jordan, Morgan, Casey, and Roy McCleery; brother-in-law, Kim McCleery of Stephenville; half-sisters, Joann, and Suonna; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Sue was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband.

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