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Clyde Thomas "Tom" Church
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1933
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 2009
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA

Husband of 1) Betty Louise Walker and 2) Betty Jean Childress.

Son of Rev. Thomas Clyde Church and Mary Vergie Dancy Church.

Mr. Clyde Thomas "Tom" Church, age 76, of Sunset Drive, North Wilkesboro died Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at Villages of Wilkes Skilled Care.

Funeral services will be held Saturday 2:00 PM, April 4, 2009 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Scott Church and Dr. N. Nelson Granade, Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Mountlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home from 12:30 until 1:30 prior to the service.

Mr. Church was born March 12, 1933 in Wilkes County to Clyde and Vergie Dancy Church. He served in the United States Air Force four years. Mr. Church was co-owner of C&C Furniture, was owner and operator of Pa Paw's Restaurant and was a salesman for Greene Brothers Furniture. He served on the Wilkes County Board of Education, serving as chairman during his tenure. Mr. Church served as a deacon and Sunday school teacher at First Baptist Church of North Wilkesboro, where he was a member.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean Childress Church; a daughter, Sheila Jean Walker Beshears and a son, Lloyd Thomas Church.

He is survived by: one daughter, Julia Church of North Wilkesboro; one sister, Louise Church Wilkes and husband, Bob of Millers Creek; one brother, Kenneth Ray Church and wife, Geraldine of Millers Creek, one grandson, Ryan Walker and wife, Brandi; two great-granddaughters, Madison and Alexis.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Wilkes, 1907 West Park Drive, North Wilkesboro or to American Cancer Society, 87 Montview Drive, Sparta, NC 28675.
Family links: 
  Thomas Clyde Church (1908 - 1997)
  Mary Vergie Dancy Church (1909 - 1953)
  Betty Louise Walker Church (1936 - 1957)
  Betty Childress Church (1939 - 2003)
Mountlawn Memorial Park
North Wilkesboro
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Barbara Spears Pipek
Record added: Dec 01, 2012
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Clyde Thomas Tom Church
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