John Henry Oliver

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John Henry Oliver

John "Jack" Henry Oliver, age 77, of Clarksville, TN, died on Monday, March 10, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

He was born in Adams, TN to the late James Herschel Oliver and Edith Louise Porter Oliver.

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. at Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Chapel with Jack Patterson and Pastor Cynthia Talley officiating. Burial at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-West in Hopkinsville, KY.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 4-7 p.m. and Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

John was a Retired Colonel with the U.S. Army. He served 25 years, where he served in the Vietnam Conflict as an infantry aviator.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Sue Oliver of Clarksville, TN; son, John (Christine) Oliver, Jr. of Lititz, PA; two daughters, Vicki (Carl) Davenport and Jacqui Suzanne Oliver of Clarksville, TN; brother, James Charles Oliver of Springfield, TN; sister, Jeannie (Ray) Burch of Irvine, CA; six grandchildren; one great grandchild.

Military will serve as Pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, 3180 Ft. Campbell Blvd., Clarksville, TN 37042 or Camp Rainbow, P.O. Box 3522, Clarksville, TN 37043.

Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040, (931) 645-6488

www.neal-tarpley.com

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Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home
1510 Madison Street Clarksville, TN 37040
(931) 645-6488
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Published in The Leaf Chronicle on Mar. 11, 2014
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