Lane College Mourns Death of Dr. Wesley McClure

WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff

JACKSON, Tenn.-West Tennessee mourns the unexpected passing of Lane College President Wesley McClure.

The Lane College board released a statement saying Dr. McClure passed away at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital earlier Friday evening. The Lane College graduate and Jackson native is credited with sheparding his alma mater through outstanding growth as its ninth president.

No cause of death has been released neither have memorial arrangements.

The school is asking for prayers for the McClure family including his
wife, Mary and for the Lane College family.


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