Clem T. Schneider

Sunday, September 2, 2001

EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Clem T. Schneider, 89, of East Prairie, died Friday Aug. 31, 2001, in the East Prairie Nursing Center.

He was born Sept. 12, 1911, in the Sugartree community near East Prairie, son of Joseph and Lara Mae Wright Schneider.

Schneider was a retired farmer and lived most his life in New Madrid and Mississippi counties. He was a member of the First Christian Church in East Prairie.

Survivors include two sons, Roger Schneider of Pawnee, Ill., Albert Schneider of O'Fallon, Mo.; a daughter, Shelby McCollom of Farmington, Mo.; his former wife, Florence Diel of Centralia, Ill.; 16 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son and a sister.

Friends may call from 5 - 8 p.m. Monday at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Martin Lucas will officiate, with burial in East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery.