J.W. “Fish Man” McCollough
J.W. “Fish Man” McCollough, 92, of Orange, died Thursday, January 27, 2011, at his residence.
services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, January 31, 2011, at Claybar
Funeral Home in Orange. Burial will follow at Trout Creek Cemetery
Visitation will be 3-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the funeral home.
McCollough was born in Fulton, Louisiana on November 11, 1918, and was
the son of Doc and Cora (Fish) McCollough. He proudly served in the
United States Army and in his younger days, coached Little League
McCollough was a machinist and pipefitter having worked at Levingston
Shipbuilding Company and following his retirement, became a commercial
was preceded in death by his parents, Doc and Cora McCollough; his
wife, Leona (Shaw) McCollough; son, Douglas McCollough; brothers,
Elton, Ocie and Cilce McCollough; and grandsons, Jason, Joe and James
McCollough is survived by his son, James “JD” McCollough of Deweyville;
Daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Rick Wakefield of Orange; daughter,
Patsy Shiyou Tynes of Deweyville; 10 grandchildren, Valton, Donna,
Tammy, Tony, Alalish, Lora, Sherry, Shalinda and John; 22 great
grandchildren and 12 great great grandchildren.