The Salem News and Action Graphics office will be closed 12:30-2:30 p.m. Friday so employees may attend former reporter Dwayne McClellan's funeral services. 

Dwayne McClellan, who wrote news and sports for The Salem News spanning four decades, died Monday at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis.

Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday, August 9, 2019 at Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Visitation is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, August 8, 2019, in the Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel.