Sunset Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens

8800 North Alpine Road, Machesney Park, IL


Herbert Lee McClish

March 23, 1930August 26, 2019

Herbert Lee McClish, 89, of Ravenden Springs, Arkansas, passed away on Monday, August 26, 2019, at St. Bernard’s Medical Center, in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Herbert was born on March 23, 1930, in Lake City, Arkansas, to Sam McClish and Louise Owens Robbins. Herbert was a loving husband, father, son, grandfather, great grandfather, great great grandfather, neighbor, co-worker, and friend. He was a member of the Shannon Baptist Church, in Pocahontas, Arkansas.

Herbert is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Kathryn Novelle Hathcoat McClish; and granddaughter, Sarah Weed. Herbert is survived by one son, Gary (Jeannie) McClish, of Ravenden Springs, Arkansas; one daughter, Dianne (Steve) Sparks, of Minneapolis, Minnesota; grandchildren, Keith (Leslie) McClish, of McCrory, Arkansas, Heidi (Jeff) Skudlark, of McCrory, Arkansas, Megan (Patrick) Lee, of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Benjamin (Katrina) Sparks, of Minneapolis, Minnesota; seventeen great grandchildren; and eighteen great great grandchildren.

Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 21. Private Family Burial following in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Machesney Park.

In lieu of flowers, Herbert’s family respectfully requests donations be made to the St. Judes Children's Hospital - ALSAC/St. Jude's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. To share a condolence www.sunsetfhmemgardens.com


21 September

Celebration of Life Memorial Service

10:00 am

Sunset Funeral Home

Machesney Park, Illinois


Herbert Lee McClish

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