McCRARY John Allen McCrary passed away Monday, September 2, 2002. Graveside services were held the following day. Those in attendance were family only by request. Mac was the son of Callie Wise McCrary and Charles Allen McCrary. He was born in South Norwalk, Cn., and raised in Stuart, Florida. He was a graduate of The Citadel, class of 1940. He fought in the Pacific Theater and retired from service after the war with the Army rank of Captain. He received several decorations, citations and medals for his leadership. Mac held the office of Executive Vice President of Acme Sales Company from where he retired in 1968. He is survived by Olga Reynolds McCrary, his wife, their daughter-in- law Margaret, daughter and son-in-law Jane and Paul Hazlett, five grandchildren, sister-in-law, Daphne Reynolds Carl, a cousin Helen Sutton Gordon and two nieces and their families. He was predeceased by his son John Allen McCrary, Jr. The family request donations be sent of Hospice of Northeast Florida. Please sign the Guestbook at Jacksonville.com Published in the Florida Times-Union on 9/16/2002.
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