SIKESTON -- Jessie James McClinton Jr., 58, died Sept. 24, 2006, at his home.
Born Jan. 24, 1948, in Sunflower, Miss., son of Clara McClinton of Haywood City and the late Jessie McClinton Sr., he was a farm worker for many years and of the Baptist belief.
On Aug. 16, 1976, he married Geneva Turner who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: four sons, Marcus Turner, Deron McClinton, Joseph McClinton and Terriante McClinton of Sikeston; one daughter, Jennifer Turner of St. Louis; four brothers, James McClinton of Haywood City, Donnie McClinton of Cape Girardeau, Virgil McClinton of Chicago and Felix McClinton of Mansfield, Ohio; eight sisters, Carol Donaldson and Dorothy McCane of Burlington, Iowa, Linda McClinton of Chicago, Nancy McClinton of Cape Girardeau, Annie McClinton of Haywood City and Debra Wheeler, Brenda McClinton and Betty Turner of Sikeston; and four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 11 a.m. until noon Saturday at the Cornerstone Baptist Church in Sikeston. The Rev. Alex Simms will officiate.
Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery in Sikeston.
Williams Funeral Home of Charleston is in charge of arrangements.