Charles S. Clowdus, 80 of Lake Arrowhead, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 1, 2007 in Wichita Falls.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Saturday, April 7, 2007 at the Davis Funeral Home Chapel in Henrietta, Texas, with Rev. Danny Lively, pastor of Scotland Community Baptist Church of Scotland, Texas officiating. Burial will be in Bluegrove Cemetery in Bluegrove, Texas under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Mr. Clowdus was born on May 23, 1926 in Lone Grove, Okla., to Paul and Bertha Mae Bigbie Clowdus. He married Mary Lou Tindle on Aug. 12, 1951 at Hawley, Texas. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and was a retired U.S. Air Force Tsgt. Mr. Clowdus worked for Texas Aero Space in Abilene, Texas then PPG from 1975-1986. He also attended Scotland Community Baptist Church, Scotland, Texas.
Mr. Clowdus was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Bertha Mae Clowdus and sister Dorothy Graham.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Lou Clowdus of Lake Arrowhead; daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Michael Huebel of Grand Prairie, Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Wanda and Michael Dye of Burkburnett, Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Tom Hays of Wichita Falls, Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Laura and Randy Rose of Clayton, Okla.; daughter and son-in-law, Lorraine and Johnny Bolf of Wichita Falls, Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Naomi and Bret Cutshall of St. Helens, Oregon; daughter and son-in-law, Allyson and Jeff Street of Burkburnett, Texas; son and daughter-in-law, Paul and Lenora Clowdus of Emmett, Idaho; son, Jeff Clowdus of Boston, Mass.; son and daughter-in-law, Charles S. and Liz Clowdus of Hurst, Texas; son, David Clowdus of Jacksonville, Fla.; brothers, Kenneth Clowdus and Paul Clowdus both of Glendora, California; sister Naomi Jaenicke of Portland, Ore.; 26 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and two children by a previous marriage, Charlotte Patzskowski and Steve Miller.
Visitation will be Friday, April 6, 2007 from 7 to 8 p.m. at Davis Funeral Home, Henrietta.