Lowell Andrew “Socker” McClure Jr., 75 of Hayesville passed away Friday February 28, 2020
at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He was born October 6, 1944 in Ashland the son of
Lowell A. and Betty Zehner McClure Sr. Lowell was a 1963 graduate of Hayesville High School and
worked as a machinist for Gorman Rupp and Hydromatic Pump. Socker was a member of the
Hayesville Amvets Post 1869, American Legion Jerome Post 749, Sports Car Club of America and NE
Ohio Racing Association.
He is survived by his wife, Susan E. Hardesty McClure, to whom he was married May 26, 1972, four
children, Lowell A. McClure III of Florida, Jerry McClure of Hayesville, Terri McClure of Mansfield
and Jessica (Thane) Stumbaugh of Ashland, seven grandchildren, Ashley, Justin, Cody, Mike, Zach,
Tyler and Macala, four great grandchildren, Zach Jr., Dionna, Knox and Riana sister, Sara (Henry)
Beecher of Ashland and a brother, Rusty (Cappie) McClure of Hayesville.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a nephew, Tony Huff.
Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Saturday March 7, 2020 at Pioneer Cemetery with Rev. Sue
Friends may call Friday March 6, 2020 from 6-8 pm at Fickes Funeral Home in Jeromesville.
Racing attire is encouraged at the services for Socker.
Online condolences may be made at www.fickesfuneralhome.com.
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