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William D. Nutt
of North Canton, Ohio went peacefully into His Lord's presence on July 31st, 2014. He was 81 years of age.
He is survived by his wife (and best friend) Barbara (Dray) Nutt; his three children, William H. Nutt (Susan), Brian Nutt (Alison) and Mary Beth Clark (Tom). He had four grandchildren, Laura, William, Kathryn and Jonathan.
Bill was an avid sports enthusiast. He played baseball and football at Mount Union College from which he graduated in 1958. He coached football and basketball in both the Canton and North Canton City School districts. He officiated sports throughout northeast Ohio, several times umpiring the state championship in baseball. His freshman football teams never had a losing record in 23 years. He coached the 1985 Hoover Boys Basketball team to the State final four. Bill was a devoted disciple of Jesus Christ and a member of Oak Hill Presbyterian Church in Akron, Ohio. He was also a veteran of the Korean Conflict in the United States Air Force. Donations can be made in Bill's memory to Oak Hill Church or to the Hoover Sideliners.
A celebration of his life will be held Tuesday, Aug. 5th at 6 p.m. at Oak Hill Presbyterian Church, 2406 Ardwell St. in Akron. Friends may call beforehand from 4 to 6 p.m. There will be a reception afterwards at the church. Those wishing to send their condolences or share a fond memory may sign the Reed On-Line Guestbook at www.reedfuneralhome.com
Reed, 330-477-6721

Published in The Repository on Aug. 3, 2014
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