Harold Dean Clouse, 70, Granby, entered into rest on July 8, 2013, at his home following a lengthy illness.
He was born Aug. 30, 1942, in Granby, to Henry Roscoe Clouse and Goldie Elizabeth (Carterman) Clouse.
Harold was a lifelong area resident and worked on the Missouri Pacific Railroad as a lineman. He was a member of the Abou Ben Adhem Shrine; Springfield and Southwest Heritage Masonic Lodge #681, Joplin. He was an avid fisherman, carpenter, and he loved gardening.
Harold married Sheila Green on July 10, 1992, and she survives.
He is also survived by his previous wife, Jane Martin and husband-in-law, Billy, Granby; children, Connie Rathmann and husband, John, Neosho, Todd Clouse and wife, Terra, Granby, Kelly Bevis and husband, Joe, Neosho; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; brothers, Danny Bush and wife, Sally, Granby, Cy Clouse and wife, Peggy, Diamond; sisters, Clarene Crittenden and husband, Richard, Pryor, Okla., Delores Eutsler and husband, Richard, Granby, Linda Friend and husband, Lloyd, Granby, Patty Berkey and husband, Dan, Joplin.
Harold was preceded in death by a daughter, Chloe Jo.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Friday, at Church Of God, Granby; Pastor Ashley Edgemon officiating. Interment will be in Gibson Cemetery, Neosho. Viewing will be from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Thursday, with visitation with the family from 5-7 p.m.
Memorial contributions in memory of Harold may be made to Shriners Crippled Children's Transportation Fund c/o Clark Funeral Home P.O. Box 26 Granby, 64850.
Service arrangements are under the directions of Clark Funeral Home Granby.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com.