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Clarence Ray Sloop

February 1, 1929 — September 9, 2022

Clarence “Ray” Sloop, age 93, passed away Friday, September 9, 2022, in Wilkes County. Mr. Sloop was born to the late C.P. Sloop and Stella Elliott Sloop in Alexander County on February 1, 1929. Ray proudly served his country in the US Army. Before retiring, Ray worked as a dispatcher for Holly Farms and Tyson. He was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Sloop enjoyed camping and NASCAR.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, JD Sloop, Harold Sloop, and Ned Sloop, sister, Peggy London.

Those left to cherish the memories of Ray include his wife of 75 years, Cleeda Fern Sloop, sons, Brent Sloop (Lori), Ricky Sloop (Karen), grandchildren, Dustin Sloop (Katie), and Cassie Lynn Sloop, three great-grandchildren, Reese Sloop, Elijah Sloop, and Ian Sloop, and nephew that was like a son, Lanny Keever (Doris).

A graveside service will be held Saturday, September 10, 2022, in the Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery at 1:00 pm. The address for the church is 1300 Liberty Church Road, Hiddenite, NC 28636. Pastor Jason Penley will officiate.

Memorial may be made to Wake Forest Baptist Hospice, 126 Executive Drive, Suite 110, Wilkesboro, NC 28697.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
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Saturday, September 10, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery

1300 Liberty Church Road, Hiddenite, NC 28636

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