Paul Edward Clevenger

  Paul Edward Clevenger, age 87 of New Milton, WV, departed this life on March 21, 2020, at the River Oaks Nursing Home, Clarksburg, WV.  Mr. Clevenger was born in Puerto Rico, WV, the son of the late Paul Wilson and Dessie Lou Brown Clevenger.  

   Paul had retired from the General Motors Company, Elyria, Ohio with more than 30 years of service. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and had served in the Korean War, a member of the American Legion, West Union, WV and enjoyed fox hunting, gardening and spending time with family and friends.

   Mr. Clevenger is survived by his children Edith Lingenfelter of NC, Sandra Fisher, Clarksburg, WV, Brenda Houston, OH, Paul E. Clevenger, Jr., New Milton, WV, Terrial Clevenger, New Milton, WV, Charles Clevenger, New Milton, WV; brothers, Charles “Bunker” Clevenger, New Milton, WV , David Clevenger, OH, Daniel Clevenger, Smithville, WV; sisters Nancy Knight, Smithville, WV, Sarah Spencer, Harrisville, WV and Judith Bishop, WV; twelve grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren.

   In addition to his parents, Mr. Clevenger was preceded in death by his wife, Olive Jeanette Clevenger; and sisters, Helen, Mary, Betty, Dorothy, Louise and Peggy.

   Due to the corona virus pandemic, all services will be privately held at the convenience of the family.  Burial will occur in the West Union Masonic Cemetery.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at