|Birth: ||Feb. 22, 1900|
|Death: ||Feb. 17, 1992|
Obituary - February 20, 1992 THE RECORD-COURIER - Baker City, Oregon
CARL WESLEY CLOUD
Carl Wesley Cloud, a longitme resident and businessman of Baker City, passed away February 12, 1992 at St. Elizabeth Health Care Center. He was born February 22, 1900 in Carterville, Missouri. As a teenager, he moved with his parents William Lee and Myrtle E. Cloud to Pine Valley and Baker City where he received his schooling.
He learned the barbering trade at Portland Barber College in Portland, Oregon. Upon his return to Eastern Oregon, he worked at his trade in Sumpter, Haines and Baker. He owned and operated the first barber shop in the Baker Hotel when it was completed July 29, 1929 and remained there until interrupted by World War II. At that time he closed his shop and moved to POrtland with his wife to do defense work in the shipyard.
After returning to Baker, He became a Real Estate Broker and opened his office on Main Street. He worked as a broker until retiring several years ago.
He enjoyed traveling and outdoors, especially the streams and lakes of the Blue Mountains. Special to him were his family, grandchildren, friends and church.
He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church serving as a trustee and usher for many years.
In 1918 he was married to Velma Ann Long of Haines. Their 73rd wedding anniversary was June 30, 1991.
He is survived by a daughter Dorotha A. Miller and son-in-Law Harvey R. Miller of Eugene; grandsons John D. Miller and wife Joleen of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; great grand sons Luke and Mark Miller of Lubbuck; niece Lewie Russell of Seattle; sister-in-law Elsie Vandecar of Durkee; nephews Larry Woodell of Burns, Eddie Hindman of Durkee and Joe Hindman of Pullman, Washington.
Memorial may be made in his memory ot Calvary Baptist Church or the chrity of choice through Gray's West and Company. Services conducted at 10:30AM Monday, Feb. 17 in Gray's West and Company chapel with Pastor David Douglas officiating. Services concluded at that time.
Jeremiah Wesley Fly (1878 - 1956)
Myrtle Edna Peterson Cloud (1882 - 1947)
Velma Ann Long Cloud (1897 - 1991)
Dorotha Ann Cloud Miller (1919 - 2010)*
Mount Hope Cemetery
Created by: Ralph Fly jr
Record added: Jul 06, 2009
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