John Berry "J.B."
NEW LEXINGTON: John Berry "J.B." Clowers, 83, of New Lexington, Ohio died at 7:30am on Thursday, July 4, 2013 at Morrison House, Genesis Hospice, Zanesville, Ohio.
Born September 19, 1929 in Harlan, Kentucky to the late Carl Frances and Lucy Mae Neely Clowers.
Mr. Clowers was a retired coal miner from Peabody Coal Company; attended the New Lexington Baptist Church; life time member of B.P.O.E. #509, New Lexington and the U.M.W.A.
Survived by wife, Mary Lou Broyles Clowers of the home; daughter, Mickie (Jim) Seals of Loyall, KY., son, John D. (Sharon) Clowers of Milton, FL., daughter, Vinetia (Mike) McGreevy of McMurray, PA., daughter, Kimberly (Larry) McCarty of Somerset, daughter, Andrea Clowers of Loudon, TN. and daughter, April Clowers of Newark; 13 grandchildren, Brian Seals, Shelly Scott, Melissa Hardenbrook, Mary Clowers, Michael McGreevy, Russell McGreevy, Rachel Wade, Daniel Wade, Joshua Wade, Adrian Coleman, Courtney McCarty, Westley Clowers and Curtis Templin; 11 great-grandchildren; half brother, Carl Ed Clowers of Logan; several cousins, Lawanda Jackson of Lafollette, TN., Billie Noe of Cranks, KY., Arthur Dale Jackson of Harlan, KY and Lavanna Goodman of Harlan, KY. and several other cousins.
In addition to his parents, preceded in death by his aunt and uncle, Grace and Arthur Jackson; cousins, Louise Williams and Lovell Goodman.
Calling hours will be held from 4pm-8pm with Elks services at 7:30pm on Sunday, July 7, 2013 at the Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home, 304 Mill Street, New Lexington, Ohio.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00am on Monday, July 8, 2013 at the funeral home with Pastor Art Minnehan officiating. Burial will be Zion Cemetery, Portersville, Ohio.
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