Mr. McClain is survived by his wife of 52 years, Nelda Yvonne Buffington McClain, two sons, Daniel W. McClain, Jr. and John W. McClain, II all of Bastrop, Louisiana; a beloved daughter, Cindy Carver Martinez and husband, Chivo of Refugio, Texas; a sister, Nettie Jane Weaver and husband, Lloyd of Warren, Arkansas; two brothers, Charles “Andy” McClain of Houston, Texas and Brady “Jack” McClain and wife, Wanda of Texarkana, Arkansas. He is also survived by grandchildren, Katie, Charles, and Mark McClain; beloved grandchildren, Candice and her son, Trenton, Bobby and his daughter, Beth, Brandi and her son, Baylor; two great-great-grandchildren, Carley and C.J.; and his beloved dog and riding companion, Kallie.
Funeral services for Daniel W. McClain, Sr. were held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at the Chapel of Cox Funeral Home of Bastrop. Reverend Kenneth Pack officiated the services. Interment followed at the Bartholomew Methodist Church Cemetery under the direction of Cox Funeral Home, Bastrop, Louisiana.
Visitation was held Tuesday, May 7, 2013, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Cox Funeral Home of Bastrop.
Serving as pallbearers were Thomas Bates, James McCree, and members of the Python Motorcycle Club.