Mr. James A. “Jim” McCloud age 82, of Hendersonville, TN, passed away on Monday, March 23, 2020. Mr. McCloud was born in Charlotte, MI, on May 6, 1937, the son of the late Carlos A. McCloud and Lera Clouse McCloud.
He served in the United States Marine Corps and was a member of Good Shepherd United Methodist Church. Mr. McCloud was the first president of the Hendersonville Noon Sertoma Club and helped organize the Hendersonville Chamber of Commerce. Also, served on numerous boards, civic organization clubs, and was very active in Hendersonville and Sumner County.
He owned and operated McCloud’s Pest Control since 1960 and it is still operated by his family. Mr. McCloud enjoyed playing golf, boating, and UT football, but most of all being with his family. In addition to his parents, Mr. McCloud is preceded in death by a brother, Ronnie McCloud.
Survivors include his wife, Carlene Hackett McCloud, to whom he was married on October 18, 1958; four daughters, Darlene (Mike) Rawls, Debbie (Dana) Holloway, Vicki (Bob) Groeger, and Dawn (Mike) Walker; ten grandchildren, Kristi Sperlich, Shannon Reich, Jason Butler, Heather Andereck, Jimmy Wilson, Brittany Groeger, Grant Walker, Leslie Betts, Daniel Sadler, and Samantha Walker; eight great-grandchildren, Blake, Brycen, Hailey, Gabbie, Hudson, Harper, Zoe, and Talon; a brother, Donald (Mytrice) McCloud; and a sister-in-law, Jean McCloud. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
There will be a drive-thru visitation on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. until 3:00 P.M., Hendersonville Memory Gardens. A private service will be held for immediate family only.
In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests memorial contributions be made to Community Child Care 182 Executive Park Drive, Hendersonville, TN 37075 or Hendersonville Samaritan Association 116 Dunn Street, Hendersonville, TN 37075.
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