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GREENVILLE - Clyde Piper, Jr., 81, of Greenville, died Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 4:45PM at Western Kentucky Veterans Center in Hanson. Mr. Piper was born September 10, 1932 in Muhlenberg County. He was an Executive Housekeeper at the University of Missouri, and was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde Piper Sr. and Onie Long Piper.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Carole Groves Piper; daughter Regina (Dr. Kent) Johnson of Columbia, MO; sons Curtis Mark (Melissa) Piper of Greenville and Joseph (Betty) Piper of Columbia, MO; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brother Rev. Don (Hazel) Piper of Central City; and sister Lois (Billy) Vincent of Owensboro.

Funeral services will be Monday, December 16, 2013 at 11:00AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Chaplain Sam Beeny officiating. Burial in Vernal Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at