Carolyn "Kay" (Henson) McClain, age 72 passed away Friday morning, April 11, 2014 at Community Hospital South in Indianapolis. She was a resident of Indianapolis and a former resident of Morgantown.
Kay was born in Redwood, OK on December 2, 1941 to the late Archie B. and Juanita V. (White) Henson. She was a 1959 graduate of Aldine High School in Houston, TX and went on receive a certification in Court Reporting. Kay married the Rev. Gene McClain on January 17, 1972 in Houston, TX. He survives after 42 years of marriage.
Other survivors include her sister: Wanda June (husband, Bill) Hogan of Granbury, TX; nephew: Lance Hogan of Shreveport, LA; nieces: Kim (husband, Clay) Noren of Buda, TX and Lisa (husband, Bruce) Barlean of Ferndale, WA; grandniece: Nicole Kay Noren & grandnephew: Logan Noren, who both lovingly called her "GranKay".
Kay was preceded in death by a sister: Glenda Henson.
Kay retired in January of 2009 as the Law Librarian for the Indiana State Attorney General's Office in Indianapolis after 37 years. Prior to that, she worked as a school psychologist for the Houston Independent School District in Texas. Kay was also a devoted Pastor's wife who spoke at many American Evangelical Christian Conferences for Women.
She was a member of the Southside Church of Nazarene in Indianapolis and a former member of the Morgantown, Shelbyville and Freeport Assembly of God Churches, where her husband was the Pastor.
The Rev. Ray McCrary will conduct a funeral service on Friday, April 18 at noon at Indianapolis Southside Church of the Nazarene, 2447 E. Thompson Rd., Indpls 46222. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday April 17th at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown and from 11 a.m. til noon at the church on Friday. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Kay to the Indianapolis Southside Church of the Nazarene, 2447 E. Thompson Rd., Indpls, IN 46222.
Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the McClain family at www.meredith-clark.com