Evelyn McClure age 90, recently joined her heavenly family. She was born in Irving, Texas to Louis D. Ekrut and Lora (Farine) Ekrut. Evelyn will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a genealogist and spending time researching her family roots and teaching other family members to do the same. Evelyn is preceded in death by her parents, husband Oren S. McClure and sister Mildred Vanderford. She leaves behind to cherish her memory son Ronald McClure and wife Huong of Fayetteville, North Carolina; daughter Linda McClure-Sims; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The family received friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Brown’s Memorial Funeral Home. A graveside service was held at 10:00 am on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens in Irving. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Irving Humane Society at www.dfwhumane.com.