Cason Cornelius McClain, 83 years young, graduated peacefully to heaven March 10, 2020.
He was born in LaGrange, Georgia to Roy Cornelius and Katie B. McClain, 1937. A veteran having served in both Air Force and Army. Cason loved his Lord and Southern Gospel Music. He was a radio DJ at WKTO, New Smyrna Beach for some 14 years playing his favorite music by his personal friends and groups from across the nation. He was an ordained deacon and Bible teacher, member of Westside Baptist Church. Cason loved fishing with his grandsons. Prior to his retirement he enjoyed working in sales and management with Sears and Fastening Systems, Inc. of Jacksonville, Florida.
Cason is preceded in death by his only son, Cason C. McClain, Jr., parents Roy and Katie McClain, siblings: Earl, Marie and Daisy, and son-in-law William (Billy) Evans, Sr.
Cason is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Jessie McClain, daughter Rhonda Evans, grandchildren: Kale, Brinley, Chandler, Garrett and Kalin Evans, A.J. and Aleena Chessboro and Coralynn McClain.
Memorial services will be held at Westside Baptist Church on Monday, March 23, 2020 at 11a.m. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations, in Cason’s name, be made to Westside Baptist Church, 1085 Mason Avenue, Daytona Beach, Florida 32117.
The church has lost a good man, and I have lost a friend. I have and will continue to pray for you and your family.
encourage us. He will truly be missed but we know he is with our Lord and Savior. The last thing he said to me was the him & Jessie loved us. Well we love you Cason. Harry & Diane
My brother Bob called me today and told me about Cason. You and Cason were a good friend and prayer warrior forPatsy and also a tremendous help to us in caring for her. May God give you and Rhonda comfort during this sad time. Until we meet again.........Marcia Carr Santee SC