Michele Denise McClellan
A homegoing service celebrating the life of Michele Denise McClellan was held Jan. 25, 2022, at Calvary Baptist Church in Silver Creek. Rev. Bill Miller and Rev. Mike Sutton officiated. Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery in Silver Creek. Mrs. McClellan, 55, entered into the eternal rest of her Lord Jan. 19 at Lawrence County Hospital in Monticello.
Saulters Moore Funeral Home handled arrangements.
Mrs. McClellan was born on Dec. 3, 1965, in Reidsville, Ga., to Wayne and Betty Rowell. Michele spent her career as an educator and had a great passion for teaching, especially children. She has been described by her husband, Don, as the “greatest wife a husband could ever have.” Michele was devoted to the work of the Lord and served beside her husband as he pastored Calvary Baptist Church in Silver Creek. In addition, she was also a gifted soprano and sang in the church choir.
Her memory will be cherished by her husband, Rev. Dr. Donald McClellan, of Silver Creek; three sons, Matthew Cullen, of Atlanta, Ga.; Stewart Randall (Chloe) Shoemaker, of New Orleans, La.; Madison Alexander McClellan, of Thibodaux, La.; one daughter, Mollie Denise (Kenneth) Bailey, of Jacksonville, N.C.; her parents, Wayne and Betty Rowell, of Reidsville, Ga.; a sister, Veronica Rowell (Lynn) Burkhalter, of Hoschton, Ga.; and a brother, Gaston (Nikki) Rowell, of McRae, Ga.