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In Memory of

Janie Sue McCrary

June 24, 1936 - January 7, 2018

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Janie McCrary, age 81, of Cleveland, GA, formerly of Woodstock, GA, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018. Janie was born June 24, 1936 to Revo and Mary McClanahan in Centerville, TN. She was one of ten children. Janie was a long time member of Bascomb United Methodist Church. Her passions in life included caring for others and singing. Janie would sing at church, weddings and funerals and always sang as if she were her own choir. She was the type of person who would give you the shirt off of her back. Often times...

Janie McCrary, age 81, of Cleveland, GA, formerly of Woodstock, GA, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018. Janie was born June 24, 1936 to Revo and Mary McClanahan in Centerville, TN. She was one of ten children. Janie was a long time member of Bascomb United Methodist Church. Her passions in life included caring for others and singing. Janie would sing at church, weddings and funerals and always sang as if she were her own choir. She was the type of person who would give you the shirt off of her back. Often times she would come home from the store buying both her own groceries and the person's next to her as well. Janie had worked as a home health care nurse, in a personal care home and as a surgical nurse amongst other positions where she could continue caring for others. Janie is preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, C.P. McCrary; son, Darrell Clayton; parents, Revo and Mary McClanahan; and brothers, Carl, Elvis, Bud, Bob and Jack McClanahan. Janie leaves behind her daughters, Angel Bobo (Daniel) of Canton, GA and Sheron Wirtz of FL; grandchildren, Jeremy Clayton (Debbie) of Cleveland, GA, Morgan Arp of Jasper, GA, Megan Wolfson (Sam) of Canton, GA and Jonathan Bobo of Atlanta, GA; great-grandchildren, Jacob, Chase, Abbi-Grace and Samantha Clayton; brothers, Larry McClanahan (Judy) of GA and Bill McClanahan (Martha) of GA; sisters, Dorothy Clayton of Woodstock, GA and Rita Lance (Benny) of Dallas, GA; and many nieces and nephews to cherish her memory. A visitation for Janie will be held Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Woodstock Funeral Home 8855 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188 with funeral services on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 12:00 PM with Pastor Steve Clayton officiating. A committal service will follow at Bascomb United Methodist Church 2295 Bascomb Carmel Road, Woodstock, Georgia 30189. Your choice of flowers or donations may be made in Janie's honor to the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation at http://www.curethekids.org/get-involved/chapters/georgia/. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.woodstockfuneralhome.com for the McCrary family.