Clyde Mack Waldron, 64, of Clarksville, Florida, passed away Monday, March 4, 2013, in Panama City, Florida.
He retired from the United States Air Force after nineteen years as a jet engine mechanic and served in the Vietnam conflict, receiving the Meritorious Service Medal. He was also a member of Disabled American Veterans. Clyde was a member of Calvary Baptist Church where he served as Sunday school superintendent for twenty-eight and a half years.
He is survived by his wife, Christine Powell Waldron, of Clarksville; two sons, Christopher Mark Waldron and his wife, Jean, of Altha, Florida, and Steven Paul Waldron and his wife, Mandy, of Clarksville; seven grandchildren, Kayla Fowler and husband, Steven, of Marianna, Florida, Codi Waldron and wife, Alex, of Ft. Campbell, Kentucky, Christopher Waldron of Altha, Taylor Waldron of Marianna, Alicia Waldron, also of Marianna, Michael Hughes of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Haley Hebert of Altha; two great-grandchildren, Jacob Fowler of Marianna and Colby Hughes of Altha; his father, Henry Waldron, and wife, Betty, of Clarksville and his mother, Thelma Kyle, and husband, William “Buddy,” of Blountstown; a brother, Jerry Waldron, of Clarksville; four sisters, Melinda Waldron, Sue Bailey and husband, Clyde, Janis Weiler and husband, Jack, all of Blountstown, and Deanna Waldron of Greensboro, Florida; and numerous nieces and nephews and other extended family.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 7, in the Chapel of Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown with Reverend Francis Carlisle and Reverend John Marvin Nichols officiating. Interment will follow in Calvary Baptist Church Resurrection Cemetery in Clarksville with full military honors. The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 6, at Adams Funeral Home.
Adams Funeral home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements (phone 674-5449). Online condolences may be made at adamsfh.com.