WILLIAM FURD CLOUSE Wednesday, May 3, 1933 - Friday, June 2, 2017
William Furd Clouse, age 84, Republic, Missouri, passed away Friday, June 02, 2017, in Sonshine Manor, Republic. He was born May 3, 1933, in Strafford, Missouri, the son of William Walter and Vesta Gladys (Moreland) Clouse.
Furd was united in marriage to Joanna Sparks on November 27, 1952 and they have made their home in Republic. He was of the Baptist faith. After serving in the U.S. Army, he worked in construction at St. John’s hospital, and the I-44 interstate freeway. He later retired after 28 years working as a custodian with the Springfield school system. He enjoyed gardening and spending time in his workshop.
Furd was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Lavern and Howard; and a sister, Earlene Bullock. He is survived by his loving wife, Joanna; a son, Chuck, a sister-in-law, Arlene Moses, and Joanna’s brother and wife, Joe and Reta Scola; nieces and nephews.
There will be a visitation 6-8 p.m., Monday, June 5, 2017, in Meadors Funeral Home, Republic. A graveside service, with military honors, will be at 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, June 6th, in Evergreen Cemetery, Republic
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Preferred Hospice, 5340 N. Towne Centre Dr., Ozark, MO 65721
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