|Birth: ||Dec. 5, 1912|
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 1997|
THE MARCELINE PRESS, Marceline, Missouri, Thursday, Feb. 13, 1997
CLARENCE A. BILLUPS
Clarence A. Billups, 84 of Marceline, died early Tuesday morning, Feb. 11, 1997 at Pershing Memorial Hospital in Brookfield.
Clarence was born Dec. 5, 1912, near Mendon, the son of Benjamin M. and Cora (Allen) Billups. On Aug. 28, 1949, in Westville, he married Velma Couch, who survives.
Billups was a retired carpenter and farmer. He was a member of the United Carpenters and Jointers Union of America for 41 years. He was a member of the New Hope Baptist Fellowship at Marceline. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Survivors include his wife of the home; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Linda and Steve Christenson of Callao, Mary Lou Ware, and Carol and Gerald Stallo of Marceline; one son and daughter-in-law, Johnny H. and Karen Billups of Marceline; one brother, Wilbur Billups of Marceline; four sisters, Florence Linebaugh, Ruby Dorrell, and Alma Pope of Marceline, and Waunita Linebaugh of Salisbury; ten grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Eva Pippin, and one brother, Ralph Billups.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 13, 1997 at Bentley-Delaney Funeral Home in Marceline. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Marceline.
Benjamin Millard Billups (1882 - 1937)
Cora Allen Billups (1888 - 1972)
Velma Lorraine Couch Billups (1917 - 2003)
Eva Mae Billups Pippin (1910 - 1977)*
Clarence Allen Billups (1912 - 1997)
Ralph Lee Billups (1914 - 1990)*
Florence Ann Billups Linebaugh (1916 - 2004)*
Waunita Fern Billups Linebaugh (1920 - 2011)*
Wilbur Millard Billups (1922 - 2007)*
Ruby Helen Billups Dorrell (1928 - 2011)*
Alma Frances Billups Pope (1930 - ____)*
Mount Olivet Cemetery
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Record added: Jul 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14786349
WWII VETERAN U.S. Army - Enlisted June 17, 1942, Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis (Source: U.S. Army Enlistment Records 1938-1946)|
Added: Aug. 20, 2010