DEATH / OBITUARIES :Family and friends are mourning the death of Mack McClure was a longtime freelance sports writer who recently passed away.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Mack McClure was a longtime freelance sports writer for The Mercury, predating me by many years. On Wednesday, I learned he had been moved into hospice care. Nine hours later, he died. The culprit: pancreatic cancer. Keep his family in your thoughts and prayers. pic.twitter.com/hOh2RrEbHN