Earl Eugene Clutts died Monday, March 23, 2015 in Bellingham from an extended illness.
Earl was born April 22, 1931 in Murphysboro, Illinois to Harry Everett and Delores Lula (Brothers) Clutts.
He served his country by enlisting in both the Army and Air Force for 20 years during the Korean War. At this time he was blessed to travel to many foreign lands, including Germany, the Philippines, Thailand, Bermuda and more.
Woodworking, golfing and camping were some of his favorite pastimes as well as square dancing and playing guitar in a band with wife, Beverly.
Earl was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly; parents; as well as a brother, Homer Leon Clutts. Earl was also preceded by his first wife, Sharon Jackson Kovacsics.
Survivors include: his sons, Dale (Karen) Clutts of Bonney Lake, David Clutts of Hoquiam, Danny Clutts of Federal Way as well as daughter Debbie Jackson of Tacoma; a sister Linda Schack of Murphysboro, IL and brother, Harry Clutts of Herrin, IL. He was blessed with 4 children, 5 grandchildren, and 2 great grandchildren.
Funeral services with military honors will be held Monday, March 30, 1pm at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints at 503 Everson Rd. Everson, WA. Burial will follow at Nooksack Cemetery.