James Lawrence McCloud, 50, of East Alton, passed away at 11:40 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, at Alton Memorial Hospital.
Born in Alton on Jan. 26, 1965, he was the son of J.L. and Vivian (Lawrence) McCloud.
Surviving are two brothers, Arthur Moore and Larry Moore, both of East Alton; a sister, Paula Davis of Nevada; two half-sisters, Alice (Todd) Northway of Wood River and Vicki Davis of Alton; niece, Erica (Kevan) Vandiver; nephew, Derek Northway; great-niece, Paige Vandiver; three great-nephews, Blake and Dylan Vandiver, and Truman Northway; and a close friend, Diana Esunis.
Preceding him in death were his parents; maternal grandmother, Irene Lawrence; two half-brothers, Bill Farmer and Hughie Williams; and a sister, Connie McCloud.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015, at Marks Mortuary in Wood River. The Rev. Bill Pyatt will officiate.
Memorials may be made to the 1st United Methodist Church in East Alton or American Heart Association.