Funeral services for Glen Ray Clinton, 71, of Tyler, formerly of Overton and Leverett’s Chapel, were held Monday, October 8, in the Cottle-Pearson Funeral Home Chapel, Overton. Burial was in Overton City Cemetery.
Mr. Clinton died Friday, October 5, 2018 at his residence. He was born September 14, 1947 in Overton to the late George W. and O’Deara McCarty Clinton and was a lifelong resident of the East Texas area. He served in the US Army and in the Vietnam War, where he received two Purple Hearts. He worked in the oilfield as a truck driver and was a Christian.
Besides his parents, Mr. Clinton was also preceded in death by a son, Darryel Clinton; three brothers, Billy Clinton, Carl Clinton and Charlie Clinton; a sister, Emma Pace, and a grandson and special niece.
Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law, Kevin and Serenia Clinton, and Steve Clinton of Omaha; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty and Wayne Pace of Henderson, and Linda and Wayne Pounders of Leverett’s Chapel; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.