Henry Clouse Jr.

August 27, 1929 – November 16, 2021

Henry Clouse, Jr., 92, of Mitchell, passed away Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at Stonecroft Health Campus in Bloomington.

Born August 27, 1929, in Mitchell, he was the son of Henry Sr. and Nora B. (Wood) Clouse. He married Adrienne Wilson on July 26, 1951, and she preceded him in death November 3, 2020.

Henry retired from General Motors with 42 years of service and was a member of UAW Local No. 440.  He graduated in 1949 from Mitchell High School and was the recipient of the Oral Dalton Award. Henry enjoyed woodworking, fishing, golfing, and previously loved playing sports.  He was a member of the First Church of God.

Henry was a U. S. Army veteran.

Survivors include his children, Stephen Lee (Marsha) Clouse of Phoenix, Arizona, Timothy Lane (Keetah) Clouse of Mitchell, Chrislyn Ann Clouse of Bloomington; grandchildren, Cole Clouse of South Korea, Matt (Maria) McNair of Missouri; great-granddaughters, Samantha McNair and Katelyn McNair

His parents; wife;  and siblings, Thelma Gerkin, Jesse Clouse, Ruth Clouse, Maxine Clouse,   Elsie Mesarosh, Lowell Clouse, Edwinna Jones, Robert Clouse, and twins, Mildred Bauerle and Mearle McCoy; and half-brother, Paul Wood, preceded him in death.

The funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 20, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Dr. Robert C. Courson, Jr., officiating.  The burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial gifts can be made in Henry’s memory to the First Church of God.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com.