Born February 16, 1961, at West Hamlin, he was a son of the late Edgar and Clista Stollings McCloud. Also preceding him in death was one brother, Homer McCloud, and one sister, Marlene Watts.
Gary was an auto detailer. He enjoyed life and professional wrestling.
Survivors include his wife, Janet Ryan McCloud; one daughter, Grace Ann McCloud of Defiance; five brothers, Raymond McCloud of Paulding, Ohio, Mose McCloud of Cartersville, Ga., Hillard McCloud of Defiance, William (Margie) McCloud of Harts, and George McCloud of Nashville, Tenn., and four sisters, Sylvia (Mose) Vance, Vada McCloud and Carol Aldridge, all of Harts, and Geneva (Ray) Spry of Cartersville.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 10, at the Hanenkrath-Clevenger-Schaffer Funeral Home with Rev. Lonnie Musgrave officiating.
Visitation will be from noon-2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Hanenkrath-Clevenger-Schaffer Funeral Home of Defiance, Ohio, is in charge of the arrangements.