ANDERSON – Matthew Cobb “Jet” McClellion, 15, of 102 Savannah Drive, died Friday, September 7, 2012.
Born January 14, 1997 in Greenville, he was the son of Donna Myers McClellion and the late William Richard "Dicky" McClellion, Jr. He was a sophomore at T. L. Hanna High School where he played Baseball and was a member of the Fishing team. Jet also played on the traveling baseball team for the Warriors and worked at the Anderson Jockey Lot. He attended First Baptist Church and NewSpring.
In addition to his mother, Jet is survived by his aunt, Mary Jane Carraway; brothers, William Richard “Mac” McClellion, III and Joseph Michael “Mich” McClellion, all of Anderson; sisters, Amanda Caron McClellion Downs, Sara Elizabeth McClellion, both of Anderson and Whitney Sloan Ramsey of Pendleton; special sister, Khusbu Patel; niece and nephews, Chase, Erin, Caison; aunts, Julia Spalding of FL and Sheila Houston of NC; uncle, Tracy Myers of China; grandfather, Charles P. Myers of Franklin, NC and several cousins.
Funeral service will be held at 4pm Monday at First Baptist Church of Anderson. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Sunday from 5 until 7pm at Sullivan-King Mortuary, Northeast Chapel. A candlelight service will be held in front of T. L. Hanna in memory of Jet on Monday evening at 9pm.
The family is at the home of his mother, 151 Easy Gap Road, Anderson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the T. L. Hanna Baseball Team, P.O. Box 3936, Anderson, SC 29622 or The Traveling Warriors Baseball Team.