Born May 27, 1931, and passed away at home Jan. 1, 2014. He was preceeded in death by his wife of 48 years, Ruth Faye Baker Klever. He is survived by six children; nine grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren; as well as his beloved mules, Pearl and Lucky.
He was a loved member of the community. An active Optimist for 48 years and retired Korean veteran. Viewing will be held at Tabernacle Baptist Church, located at 115 W 11th St. Services to follow at 11 a.m.