Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Cleavers in:
 • Riverside Cemetery
 • Newton
 • Jasper County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
David Stephen Cleaver
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 26, 1868
Hardin County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1945
Richland County
Illinois, USA

David Stephen Cleaver of West Liberty died at the Olney Sanitarium Saturday night following an extended period of ill health and a recent stroke of Paralysis.

He was born in Hardin county, KY, August 26, 1868, a son of Mr. and Mrs. William Cleaver, but had resided most of his life at West Liberty.

He leaves five sons and six daughters, Mrs. John Avery, Lon, Oliver and Ray Cleaver, Mrs. John Scanlan, Mrs. Nelson Bourgeois, Mrs. Eldon Stallard, William Cleaver, Mrs. Chas. Woodard, Mrs. George Loveless and Sergeant Clifford Cleaver, now in Manila; sixteen grandchildren; and one great grandchild. His wife, Mrs. Leona Parker Cleaver, Ppreceded him in death.

Funeral services were held at the Parker Funeral Home in Newton, Monday afternoon and burial was in Riverside cemetery. The Rev. Hal C. Mendenhall of West Liberty officiated.

Published in the Olney Advocate, Thursday, September, 13, 1945. (IL) 
Family links: 
  Beulah Cleaver Bourgeois (1900 - 1994)*
  William Cleaver (1907 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
h/o Leona
Riverside Cemetery
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
Created by: kpet
Record added: May 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52958420
David Stephen Cleaver
Added by: Janice (Teel) Crites
David Stephen Cleaver
Cemetery Photo
Added by: BjJ
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED