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Robert Clarkson

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

202 Maple Ave., Oak Hill, Ohio 45656

(p) 740-682-6696 (f) 740-682-7862 (e) (w)

Robert P. Clarkson, age 86 of Ironton, formerly of Oak Hill passed away Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Crystal Care Center in Coal Grove, Ohio. He was born June 25, 1933 in Jackson County to the late Evan Lee and Maude Elizabeth (Addis) Clarkson.

Bob is survived by his son, Jim Clarkson, of Ironton; sisters, Ruth Ann Tackett, of Huntington, IN., and Janie Sue Clarkson, of Oak Hill.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Lee (Dyer) Clarkson; brothers, Bill Clarkson and Dave Clarkson; one infant sister and daughter-in-law, Betty Clarkson.

Bob was a great father and provider. He liked everyone and never met a stranger. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Friends may call Tuesday, October 15, 2019 from 12-2 PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill. Funeral services will immediately follow at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow in Gallia Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to

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