Clay McConnell, 52, of Boyd died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Decatur.
Funeral is 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, at Christian-Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd with the Rev. Terry Phillips officiating. Burial will follow at Boyd Cemetery. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers include Mike McConnell, Joey McConnell, Jordon McConnell, Ryder McConnell, Michael King, Kyle Worley, Johnathan Worley and Allen Stevenson. Honorary pallbearer is Blake Howard.
Clay was born June 24, 1960, in Fort Worth to Walter and Nancy (Stout) McConnell. He married Shirley Hufhines Nov. 18, 1983, in Decatur.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Teddy McConnell.
Clay is survived by his wife of 29 years, Shirley McConnell of Boyd; sons Justin McConnell and wife, Casey, of Aubrey and Jake McConnell of Cottondale; daughter Amy McConnell of San Marcos; grandchildren Ashley, Madison, Wyatt and Abby; parents Walter and Nancy McConnell of Paradise; sister Peggy Jill Saulter and husband, Wade, of Rotonda West, Fla.; brother Leslie McConnell of Paradise; other family members and a host of friends.