Sad News: Elder Goldwire McClendon Wife Passes Away

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Praise 1300 extends our deepest condolences to Elder Goldwire McLendon and family in the passing of his wife Ruth, who transitioned January 25.

Read more about Mother McLendon’s life and music here. 

Those who aren’t already familiar with the McLendons’ tenure with Philadelphia gospel ensemble and Savoy recording group The Savettes, will more than likely remember Elder McLendon earning the runner-up slot onSunday Best 3, coming in behind Le’Andria Johnson.

Homegoing Services for Mother Ruth Augusta Byrd McClendon were help in Philadelphia over the weekend…
Elder and Mother McClendon sang for many years with The Savettes Gospel Group…

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