Roger Stanley McCluney

February 19, 1947 - February 26, 2019 

Roger Stanley McCluney

February 19, 1947 - February 26, 2019 

Obituary for Roger Stanley McCluney

Dr. Roger Stanley McCluney born February 19, 1947passed away in Rutherfordton on February 26th, 2019 at the age of 72.
He was preceeded in death by his wife Joyce Justice McCluney; his sisters, Gail Hammett of Rutherfordton and Magel Casey of Charlotte; and his parents, CT and Reba McCluney.
Dr. McCluney is survived by his two beloved sons, Justin T. McCluney and Jeremiah S. McCluney, both of Rutherfordton along with their spouses, Jennifer and Alice and his grandchildren, Kelsey, Sawyer, Elizabeth, and Miah.
"Doc" was a lifelong educator and served in many capacities in the Rutherford County School System for more than 30 years and retired from the principalship at Mt. Vernon-Ruth Elementary School in 2005. He was active in the Rutherfordton Lions Club and The Sounds of Singing Men. Roger served as a Deacon and actively participated in the choir of Spencer Baptist Church, most recently performing with the group in Carnegie Hall, New York City in November 2018.
A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 3 pm at Spencer Baptist Church, Spindale, NC 28160, Reverend Dr. Bruce Caldwell of Spencer Baptist Church will officiate. Receiving of friends will be held from 2-3 prior to the service in the Family Life Center at Spencer Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Spencer Baptist Church, 207 N. Oak Street, Spindale, NC 28160. Crowe’s Mortuary is assisting the family of Dr. McCluney. Online condolences may be made at www.crowemortuary.com.

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