3/30/2021 8:24:00 PM Madison Marie McClure April 3, 2012 - February 20, 2021
HICKORY, N.C. - Madison Marie McClure, age 8, of Hickory passed away on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at her residence.
She was born April 3, 2012 in Rockdale County, Ga. to Kevin McClure Sr. and to Rebecca Johnston. Madison was a 2nd grader at Southwest Primary School in Hickory, and her favorite subject was math. She enjoyed painting her nails, arts and crafts, playing with her Barbie dolls, and loved being outside. Madison loved animals and wanted to be a veterinarian when she grew up. She was a very ambitious and helpful girl, always laughing and smiling.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Alexander Myers Martin IV; great-grandmothers, Doris Campbell and Helen Morgan; uncle, Richard McClure; and great-uncles, Michael Ingle Sr. and Wade Morgan.
Those left to cherish her memory are mother Rebecca Johnston of the home; father Kevin McClure Sr. of McDonough, Fla.; stepfather Malik Wheatley of Hickory; sisters Annastyn McClure of Stckbridge, Chole McClure of Stockbridge, Isabella Kynedell of Canton, Ga.; grandparents Kristi Johnston of Conyers, Ga., Floyd and Lori McClure of Conyers, Ga., Paula Allamon of McDonough, Ga.; great-grandparents Paul and Norma Land of Stockbridge, Ga., Thomas and Grace Thronhill of Stockbridge, Ga.; aunts Caitlyn Harvey of Conyers, Ga., Amanda Hill of Stockbridge, Ga.; uncles Kyle McClure of Stockbridge, Ga., Jacob Allamon of Stockbridge, Ga., Corey McClure of Stockbridge, Ga.; cousins Corey McClure, Morgan Ingle, Michael Ingle, and Jordan Ingle.
A memorial service to celebrate Madison’s life will be held on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of Bennett Funeral Service, 7878 NC Hwy 16, Newton, NC. Rev. Tommy Young will officiate. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Bennett Funeral Service.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105
Condolences may be sent to the McClure family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the McClure family.