Celia M. McClinton, 99 of Harrisonburg passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Sunnyside Communities in Harrisonburg. A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. at the Meredith Chapel at Sunnyside located at 3935 Sunnyside Dr. in Harrisonburg. Rev. Dr. Thomas A. Smith will officiate. Burial will be at 2:00 P.M. at Sunset View Memorial Gardens in Woodstock where the Rev. Dr. Paul O’Gorek will preside.
Celia was born November 25, 1918 in Ames, Iowa. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Josephine Thompson Miller. She was a member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Harrisonburg and a former member of the Woodstock Presbyterian Church. She was active in church programs and with the Woodstock Garden Club. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur T. McClinton; a son, Arthur T. McClinton Jr. and 2 brothers, Dr. Charles Miller and John Miller.
Celia is survived by 4 sons, Charles R. McClinton and wife Sandra, Bruce R. McClinton and wife Vicki, David E. McClinton and wife Susie and Brian J. McClinton; daughter-in-law Betty McClinton; 2 sisters, Ginny Messick and husband Chuck, and Liz Myers and husband Larry; 11 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Covenant Presbyterian Missions Fund 32 Southgate Court, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801.