November 29, 1915 ~ January 2, 2015
Clarence W. "Bill" Creasman, 99, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 2, 2015, at his residence.
A native of Candler, Mr. Creasman was the son of the late Charles and Rachel Hice Creasman. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 74 years, Gladys Loven Creasman, who died December 2, 2014; and his sons, Douglas and Dennis Creasman.
He was a graduate of Candler High School and worked as an electrician at American Enka for 48 years, a position that precluded him from serving in the military. He was the first president of the French Broad School PTA and served there as parliamentarian for many years. He was also charter member of the French Broad Fire Department and the French Broad Lions Club. Mr. Creasman was a scoutmaster and a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.
Mr. Creasman is survived by his sons, Steven Creasman of Alexander, Michael Creasman and wife Revonda, of Leicester, and David Creasman and wife Myrna, of Orlando, FL; a daughter, Carolyn Creasman of Asheville; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
A funeral service for Mr. Creasman will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with the Rev. Charles Phillips officiating. Interment will follow at Hice Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Macedonia Baptist Church, 1468 Jenkins Valley Road, Alexander, NC 28711.
You are in our thoghts and prayers.
Deepest condolences to the Creasman Family. We will be remembering you in prayer during this difficult time. Your Dad and Mother were wonderful, caring individuals who will be greatly missed but forever remembered.
Harry & Ruby Grooms
Pat Grooms Forbes
David, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers.
Sorry to here about Mr Creasman, My dad and I hunted with him for years, Our thoughts and prayers are with the family…
My deepest sympathy for the loss of your father. Please accept my deepest condolences. Mr. and Mrs. Creasman were wonderful people. I have many fond childhood memories of time spend with your family.
My condolences goes out to the family. In the near future the bible says God will be with mankind and that he will wipe away every tear from our eyes and death My will be no more Rev. 21: 3, 4. Until that time please turn to the God of all comfort 2 Cor. 1: 3. Your family is in our prayers.