Funeral services to honor the life of Mr. Clardy will be held at 3:00 PM Monday in the Liberty Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow at Liberty Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 1:30 until 2:45 prior to the service at Liberty Mortuary.
Charles H. “Charlie” Clardy, 76, husband of Sarah Kennemore Clardy of 45 years, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Friday March 25, 2016 at Rainey Hospice House in Anderson. Born in Pickens County, he was a son of the late Charlie Harrison and Nannie Mae Swords Clardy. He was a graduate of adult education program at Pickens High School, a member of Liberty Church of God and #10 Sunday School Class. He retired from Security Forces, Inc. at the BASF plant in Central.
He loved his wife, his family, his church and friends. He was a #1 Clemson fan, an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved all sports, his trucks, camping, attending auctions, selling at the flea market and real estate sales. He was an all around happy person, never met a stranger and was willing to help those in need at any time.
Surviving in addition to his wife are 2 brothers, Buddy Clardy and Robert “Pee Wee” Clardy both of Liberty; numerous nieces and nephews including the oldest, Dale whom they referred to as “Little Brother”; 3 great nieces; and 1 great nephew; and many loving cousins.
In addition to his parents he was predeceased by an infant daughter, Pamela Diane Clardy; a goddaughter, Missy Bates; a sister, Rebecca Ann Clardy; and 5 brothers, Paul, David(Knocker), Cecil, Dink and J.P.(Doodlebug) Clardy.
The family would like to thank the staff of Gentiva Hospice Hospice of the Upstate for their excellent care that was given. Also, a heartfelt gratitude to Upstate Cardiology Group, Dr. Steven Johnson, Dr. Jerry Acosta and staff and the staff and doctors of Baptist Easley Hospital.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Liberty, Church of God:PO Box 643 Liberty, SC 29657, Gentiva Hospice: 15 Brendan Way Greenville, SC 29615 or Hospice of the Upstate: 1835 Rogers Road Anderson, SC 29621.
The family will be at the home. Liberty Mortuary is handling arrangements. www.libertymortuary.com