Sidney S. McCrary, 86, of Payson, died Dec. 9, 2002. He was born Jan. 31, 1916 in Washington, Ind.
Mr. McCrary was known as “Grandpa Sid” to many children in Payson. He helped kids by fixing bikes, making race cars, etc. He was a bowler in the senior league.
He served in World War II as a master sergeant in the Army Medical Corp.
Survivors include his wife, Lorna McCrary of Payson; daughter, Linda McCrary of Payson; son, Scott McCrary of Simpsonville, S.C.; sisters, Bertha Shriner of Washington, Ind. and Dorothy Stetemoller of St. Petersburg, Fla.; brothers, Don McCrary of Washington, Ind. and Dick McCrary of Long Beach, Calif.; four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
No services are scheduled.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.