Cecil James McLemore of Deerfield, age 86, passed away Friday July 1, 2022, with his loving family at his side. He was born September 4, 1935, in Madisonville, Tennessee to the late Odd and Roxie McLemore. He moved to Ohio after he married Arlene Hawkins, December 23, 1956. He retired from General Motors Company in Lordstown. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Brimfield. His hobbies included fishing, gardening, spending time with family and visiting Tennessee. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters; Louise and Marie, and a brother; Randy. He is survived by his wife of 65 years Arlene, children; Jim (Tami) McLemore, Kathy (Gene) Jacobs, and Jenny (Bud) Barr. Grandchildren; Rachelle (Jacob), Amber (eric), Austin, Zach, Meranda, Mariah, Casey, Marlee, great-grandchildren; Makenzie, Sydney, Carson, Landon, Xander, Lily, and several nieces, nephews, and extended family. Family and friends will be received at Dean's Funeral Home, 256 W Ohio Avenue in Sebring, Friday July 8, 2022, from 11am -1pm with a Funeral Service following at 1pm with Pastor Dan Alexoff officiating. Friends and family may share their online condolences at www.deansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Dean's Funeral Home Sebring, Ohio. Please feel free to wear your Hawaii attire to honor him.