Loyd Eugene Clemons son of the late Dora Tyson Clemons and Lenny Bishop Clemons was born in West Plains, Missouri, on February 26, 1925. He departed this life at Mercy Hospital in Washington, Missouri, on February 25, 2023 one day short of his 98th birthday.
On April 16,1943 in St. Louis, Missouri, Loyd was united in marriage to Leola Faye Medley. She preceded him in death on December 13, 2013. Loyd was a member of West Point Pentecostal Church in Doniphan, Missouri. Loyd enjoyed farming, riding horses, quilting, riding four wheelers and going to deer camp. Loyd’s greatest joy was spending time with his family.
Loyd was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, three sisters, Maxine Tyson, Martha Watkins, and Rosalee Scott.
Loyd is survived by three sons, Bob Clemons and wife Sharon of Clinton, Missouri, Tom Clemons and wife Pauline of Ellington, Missouri, Darryl Clemons and wife Stella of Owensville, Missouri, two daughters, Betty Docksteiner of Owensville, Missouri, Sue Johnson and husband Richard of Gerald, Missouri, 12 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Loyd will be deeply missed by his family and friends who will mourn his passing.