Cloys Ponder Oliver, 81, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2004, at his residence.
Born Aug. 14, 1922, in Campbell, son of the late Sidney and Etha Ponder Oliver, he was a U.S. Army veteran and of the Baptist faith.
On Feb. 8, 1941, in Clarkton, Mo., he married Murrel Taylor, who survives.
Survivors also include one daughter, Sherry Oltman and husband, Scott, of Kennett; one sister, Audrey Wilson, of Campbell; three grandchildren, Zach and Alex Oltman, both of Kennett and Kevin Oliver, of Plano, Texas and three great-grandchildren, Landon Hays, of Campbell and Elise and Madeleine Oliver, both of Plano.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Darrell and Gary Oliver; one daughter, Janice Oliver and one granddaughter, Dana Hays.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, at the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.
Burial will follow at the Elder Cemetery in Campbell.