Shrewsbury, Clyde Ernest

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Clyde Ernest Shrewsbury, age 72, passed away on Wednesday, May 31, 2023. Born July 12, 1950, in Dott, WV, he was the son of the late John Hughes and Ellen Lucille Shrewsbury.

Clyde enjoyed his grandkids, spending time with family, and hunting in his younger years. He also enjoyed being outdoors with his beloved dog Lucy. Clyde was a kind and gentle person that everyone loved.

At the age of 19, Clyde was drafted into the U.S. Army and proudly served in the Vietnam War. He loved his country.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sherlyn (Sherry) Annette Shrewsbury; and brother, Hughes Offarrell Shrewsbury.

Those left to cherish his memory include his two daughters, Stacey Goins and husband James Jr. of Morgantown, WV, and Andrea Nivens and husband Phillip of Concord, NC; two brothers, Johnny Shrewsbury and wife Nancy of Peterstown, WV, and Kenneth Shrewsbury and wife Phyllis of Forrest Hill, WV; two sisters, Betty McDaniel and late husband Roy of Red Sulphur, WV, and Linda Long and husband Cecil of Red Sulphur, WV; four grandsons, Seth, Jalen, and Marcus Goins, and Lincoln Nivens; and one granddaughter, Harper Nivens.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM on Sunday, June 4th, 2023, at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel in Peterstown, WV, with Pastor Jim Rogers officiating. Burial will follow at Swope Cemetery in Lindside, WV. Visitation will be held from 1:30PM until time of services on Sunday at the funeral home.

Clyde was a man that preferred comfort over flash and asked that people attending his funeral dress comfortably… no suit required.

In lieu of flowers, Clyde would like donations made to the Disabled Veterans Organization at

Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the family at Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, WV.