Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Ernest Lee Clatterbuck Jr.

03/26/1949 - 11/12/2019

Ernest Lee Clatterbuck, Jr. age 70 of Murphy passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at Valley View Care Center.

He was the son of the late Ernest Lee Clatterbuck, Sr. and Easter “Betty” Sunday Carpenter. He was a self-employed painter.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean Johnson Clatterbuck; sisters, Peggy O’Neil, Sandy Chaffin and Margie Longerbean and step-daughter, Vivian Hughes.

He is survived by his step-son, Allen Graves; step-daughters, Maureen Kent and Sandra Dragoo; step- grandchildren, Dylan Graves, Bryan Kent, Greg Hughes, Jason Hughes, Stacie Graves, Dustin Graves and Jeremiah Graves and 20 step-great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Renewed Hope Ministries, 150 Penny Lane Murphy, NC 28906.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.