Mary Agnes McCain 95, a longtime Clinton County resident, died at 5:45 a.m. February 5, 2015 at Mulberry Health and Retirement Community. Born January 19, 1920 in Beard, Indiana to the late Dudley K. & Maggie (Paris) Beard. She married Joseph Dale McCain on January 19, 1938 in Logansport and he preceded her in death on May 7, 2007. Mary was a 1937 graduate and valedictorian of Michigantown High School and was a lifelong Clinton County resident. She was secretary to the Clinton Central School superintendent for 26 years and managed East Gate apartments for 10 years, retiring in 1982. She was a member of the Hopewell United Methodist Church, Beard Eastern Star, Friendship Class, United Methodist Women and Clinton County Secretary Association. Mary loved cooking, especially making noodles & rolls and also enjoyed gardening, music, fishing, her church and most of all her family.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, February 8, 2015 at the Hopewell United Methodist Church, 3460 E CR 500 N. Frankfort, IN with services following at 3 p.m. at the church. Mark Miller will officiate. Burial will follow in the Hopewell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Hopewell Cemetery Association.
2 Daughters: Darlene R. (Dr. William E.) Collins of Atlanta, IN, Carol Anne (companion John McCorkle) Shoup of Frankfort, 1 Son: David J. (Nina) McCain of Westcliffe, CO, 8 Grandchildren, 16 Great Grandchildren and 3 Great Great Grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Josephine Davy and Marjorie Davis and 2 grandsons, Lyle & Ryan Smith.