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Clarence Kenton Argabrite

April 9, 1938 ~ July 8, 2020 (age 82)



Clarence Kenton Argabrite, age 82, Erwin, passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at his residence. He was a native of Reedsville, OH and the son of the late Rex V. and Cora L. Bailey Argabrite.

Clarence was a United States Navy Veteran. He was a fifty-year member of the Masonic Lodge American Union #1, Marietta, OH. Clarence was a member of Unicoi Church of God.

He was a member of the Marietta Police Department. Clarence was the Safety Service Director in Belpre, OH and a 2nd shift Supervisor at Gertshenslager in Wooster, OH.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers and one sister.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife of forty-three years, Helen Louise Argabrite; one son, three daughters, eleven grandchildren, five great grandchildren, one brother and several nieces and nephews also survive.

The family will receive friends from 5:00-6:00 PM Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at Unicoi Church of God. Reverend Eddie Blazer will officiate at the 6:00 PM memorial service. Committal service will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, July 15, 2020 in the Mountain Home National Cemetery. Military Honors will be rendered by the Carter County Honor Guard. Everyone is asked to meet at the cemetery at 9:55 AM Wednesday. The VA enforces social distancing and requires all attendees wear a mask, those who do not wish to adhere to these guidelines will be asked to stay in their vehicles.  

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Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Argabrite family.  (423) 743-1380.

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July 14, 2020

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Unicoi Church of God
508 Tennessee Street
Unicoi, TN 37692

Memorial Service
July 14, 2020

6:00 PM
Unicoi Church of God
508 Tennessee Street
Unicoi, TN 37692

July 15, 2020

10:00 AM
Mountain Home National Cemetery
215 Heroes Drive
Mountain Home, TN 37684

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