Bobby McClain

Honea Path – Bobby Earl McClain, husband of Myrtice Brock McClain, of Brock Circle, went to be with Jesus on Thursday, April 8, 2022.


Born in Abbeville County, he was a son of the late Colie Blease and Kara Inez Brock McClain. He was married to his devoted wife, Myrtice for 64 years. He was a member of Southside Baptist Church and retired from Milliken after 47 years of service. Bobby was famous for raising his sweet potatoes and his plentiful gardens.

Surviving are: his loving daughters, Diane Callaham and Robin Chamblee (Craig); grandchildren, Amanda Lowe (Eric), Chris Petty, and Ethan Chamblee (Ashtin); great-grandchildren, Garrett Lowe, Kara Lowe, and Landon Chamblee; his brother, Johnny McClain (Lynn); two sisters, Nancy Hill (Junior) and Sybil Eads.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Gerald, Michael and Clyde; and two sisters, LB Sartin and Lillie Gambrell.

Funeral services will be held at 11 A.M. Monday, April 11, 2022 at Garden of Memories with Rev. Travis Dyer officiating.

The family is at the home and will receive friends Monday at the graveside following the service. Memorials may be made to Southside Baptist Church, 1800 Hwy 178 North, Honea Path SC 29654. Messages of condolence may be made to the family at

Service Details

  • Date: Monday, April 11, 2022
  • Time: 11 A.M.
  • Place: Garden of Memories
  • Visitation: Immediately following the service at the graveside
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