Creed, Clyde Melvin

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Clyde Melvin Creed, 83 of Pilot, VA, passed away on September 15, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Ada Creed; sister, Lorraine Brammer, Geraldine Carden, Elizabeth Brammer, Mary Louise ‘Tiny’ Huff; and brothers, George Lewis, Gary Lewis, John Benjamin ‘Benny’ Lewis, and Wilford Lewis.

Clyde is survived by his wife of 63 years, Jeanette Creed; son, David Creed (Susan Forkner); granddaughter, Candice Creed; special neighbor, Alice Jones; special friend of the family, Mike Forkner; as well as a number of nieces and nephews.

He retired from Montgomery County School Board as a locksmith and was a devoted father, husband, and grandfather. He was a member of Pilot United Methodist Church. Clyde enjoyed farm life, being outside, watching the cows, and watching Virginia Tech football. He was a hard worker all of his life.

The family would like to thank the staff of Catawba Hospital for their excellent care of Clyde.

Visitation will be on Sunday, September 25, 2022, from 5-7 p.m. at Horne Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, September 26, 2022, at 1 p.m. in the Horne Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Leon Alley officiating. Interment will follow in Turner
Cemetery, Pilot.