Clyde Robert Tune, 87, of Birch Tree, Missouri, departed this life on July 5, 2013 at Ozarks Medical Center, West Plains, Missouri. He was born October 26, 1925 in Shannon County, Missouri, the son of Jim and Letha Ellen (Purcell) Tune.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Barbara; brothers, Ray, Dewey, and Cecil; and sisters, Goldie, Victoria, and Katherine.
Survivors include three stepsons, James Marler of Poplar Bluff, MO, Bob Marler of Panama City, FL, and Clyde Marler of Birch Tree, MO; three grandchildren and one great grandchild; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Clyde worked in the timber and in sawmills for many years. He enjoyed playing cards and dominoes. But, he especially enjoyed gardening and tending to his chickens and livestock.
He will be missed by his family and friends.
Arrangements are under the direction of Yarber Mortuary.