A Geneva street is renamed for a community leader who recently passed away

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Geneva, Ala. (WDHN)—For Geneva, French Avenue will now forever known as Jerry McClain Avenue.

Earlier this year, McClain died at 81-years-old.

His long list of civic duties included being a member of the Geneva Water Board,
and a board of trustees member for the Will Jenkins Community Center.

Mcclain’s family took part in the street unveiling ceremony,
some came as far away as California just to be there.

Maggie and Jerry were married for 61-years at the time of his death.

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