|Birth: ||Sep. 14, 1925|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 2008|
SPRINGFIELD NEWS-LEADER---February 19, 2008
Dean J. Clevenger, Reeds Spring, Mo., son of Homer and Ella Belle (Loften) Clevenger was born September 14, 1925, in Chadwick, Mo., and departed this life February 16, 2008, in Table Rock Healthcare at the age of 82. Dean was a lifelong resident of the area. He was united in marriage on September 17, 1947, to Betty Joe Rantz. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII, and later worked as a carpenter and farmer. He was a member of the Yocum Pond Apostolic Church. He also loved hunting, fishing and spending time with his grandkids. Dean was preceded in death by his wife, Betty; his parents; a brother Gene; three grandchildren, Melissa, Mason and Douglas. Survivors include 11 children, Leroy and wife, Bonnie of Ozark, Roger and wife, Donna of Ava, Joyce Dickens and husband, Ronnie of Reeds Spring, Donald and wife, Peggy of Reeds Spring, Marie Elder and husband, Eddie of Reeds Spring, Darlene Cantrell and husband, Gene of Springfield, Delbert and wife, Christine of Branson, Douglas and wife, Angie of Ava, Charlotte Hembree and husband, Bill of Reeds Spring, Robert Clevenger of Reeds Spring and Lora Rock and husband, Jacob of Branson; 36 grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, February 20, 2008, in Stumpff Chapel-South, Kimberling City with Brother Boots Campbell officiating. Burial will be in Eisenhour Cemetery under the direction of Stumpff Funeral Homes. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Created by: Doreen Keithley Kuhlmann
Record added: Feb 22, 2008
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