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Harold Darcy ‘Bugs’ McConnell

Born: 07/24/1950 Died: 04/25/2009 Maiden Name: n/a Honorific: n/a

Harold Darcy “Bugs” McConnell, 58, passed away on April 25, 2009, at Cape Fear Medical Center in Fayetteville, North Carolina, surrounded by his family. He was born July 24, 1950, in Roseburg, Oregon, to the late Houston Leo and Juanita Smith McConnell. Harold graduated from New Caney High School, in New Caney, Texas, and was currently employed at Showcase/DKI Construction Company as a carpenter, like Jesus. He married Clementine Owens on December 10, 2002, in Fayetteville, North Carolina. His greatest enjoyment was sharing the gospel. He served in the Cumberland County Jail Ministry since 2001 and many outreach ministries. Besides sharing the gospel, Harold enjoyed hunting, gardening and riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He was preceded in death by his father and his brother, Jimmy Dennis McConnell. Harold is survived by his wife; his son, Jimmy Wesley McConnell of Houston, Texas; his mother, Juanita McConnell Nicholas of Atoka; siblings, Eddie Jean McConnell of Nashville, Tennessee, Theresa Ann McClain of Buffalo Valley and Cynthia Diane McNeil of Hartwell, Georgia; four nephews, two nieces and three grandchildren and a numerous other relatives and friends.