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John Herman McLain

February 18, 1943 - January 5, 2020

John Herman McLain, 76, went to be with the Lord, while surrounded by family and loved ones. John was born in Lakeland, Florida, to the late Herman and Bessie McLain on February 18, 1943.

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 53 years Mary Ruth McLain; sons, David McLain with wife Rebecca and John McLain with wife Christina Ross McLain; grandchildren Isaac, Lillian, Reid, Riley, Rowan, and Sam; sister, Lily Ann Jenkins; brother, Robert Lee McLain; and numerous extended family and friends.

A memorial service for John will start at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 11 at Virginia Beach Community Chapel (1261 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach, 23451).

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Memorial Information

Date: Saturday, January 11, 2020

Time: 10:00 am


Virginia Beach Community Chapel

1261 Laskin Road
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451

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