Nickie Diane Saddler McClain, passed away with her family by her side on Tuesday, October 3, 2017.
She was born in Bristol, Va., September 1, 1951 to the late Robert C. and Daisy Bartee Saddler. Nickie retired from the United States Postal Service with 26 years of service, where she spent 18 years serving Rural Route 2 Bristol, TN and made many special friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Robert, Sammy and Jerry Saddler.
Survivors include her husband of 47 years, Glen W. “Billy” McClain Jr.; son, Glen W. McClain III and wife Lori; daughter, Tracey N. Brown and husband Barry; the “joys of her life” her five grandchildren, Summer and Autumn McClain, and Carson, Tucker and Carley Brown; brother, James Saddler and wife Gwen of Lake Placid, FL; special sister-in-law, Shirley Leek; several nieces, nephews, and cousin; and her beach buddies, Janice, Brenda, Sharon and Carol.
The graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Friday, October 6, 2017 at Mountain Home National Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 5 at Weaver Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.