Thomas Greggory McLean
Jan. 8, 1958 to March 5, 2019
Thomas Greggory McLean, 61, of Morganton died Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Born in Germany on January 8, 1958, he was the son of the late Oscar James McLean and Martha Winieford Prestwood McLean. Thomas was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. He was a wanderer, a free spirit, and believer in all things adventurous and magical. He was an encourager of truth and love.
A beloved husband, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend, Thomas is survived by his wife, Ruth McLean of the home; sister, Ann McLean Smith; nephews, Jimmy Smith (Sherry) and Ben Williamson (Jen); nieces, Cindy McLean Crump (Sam) and Sarah Williamson; great-niece, Savannah Smith; great-nephews, Fletcher Smith and Dakota Crump; sister-in-law, Linda McLean; brother-in-law, George T. Williamson (Debra); special friend, Celeste Tallent; and his Grandfather Mountain Highland Game’s family.
In addition to his parents, Thomas was preceded in death by a brother, Pat McLean; and his mother-in-law, Imogene Williamson.
A private family service for Tom will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Robert Groves, Jr. Endowment Fund to benefit the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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