Rev. Clarence William Snodgrass10:00 am | September 24, 2012
Rev. Clarence William (C.W.) Snodgrass, Jr., 68, Johnson City, went home to be with his Lord, Friday, September 21, 2012, in the Johnson City Medical Center. A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Rev. Clarence William Snodgrass, Sr. and Selma Blevins Snodgrass. He was a 1963 graduate of Happy Valley High School. Rev. Snodgrass was a Baptist Minister. He had pastored the following churches during his ministry, East Watauga Baptist Church, Johnson City; Shallow Ford Baptist Church, Erwin; Cherry Grove Baptist Church, Jonesborough; Zion Baptist Church, Elizabethton, and was presently serving as pastor at Little Mountain Baptist Church, Roan Mountain. He was also retired from Tennessee Eastman. He was a member of Johnson City Masonic Lodge No. 486 and was a Shriner.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Gene Snodgrass.
Survivors include his daughter, Wendy Starr Snodgrass Edwards of the home; a grandson, Taylor Nathaniel Edwards of the home; a brother, Roger Snodgrass and his wife Bonnie, Elizabethton; a sister, Bonnie Cody, Jonesborough; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Monday, in Memorial Funeral Chapel, with Pastor James Harold Campbell officiating. Graveside service and interment will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, September 25, 2012, in the Sparks Cemetery. Active pallbearers who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Tuesday will be, Taylor Edwards, Ray Loveless, Jon Snodgrass, Roger Snodgrass II, B.J. Mathes, Jerry Lyons, Travis Brumitt and Darren Lacy. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday in the funeral home. Friends may also visit at the residence. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Tuesday to go to the cemetery.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.