In Memory of

John

Statham

Obituary for John Statham

John Clyde Statham, Sr., age 90, of Blountsville passed away on Monday, July 22nd, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. A veteran of the United States Army, Mr. Statham was a known farmer that enjoyed his cattle, baling hay, loved his tractors, and was an avid Alabama football fan. He was a member of the Blountsville Baptist Church and also the Blount County Cattleman's Association.

Left to cherish precious memories are his wife Jenette Walker Statham; son John Clyde Statham, Jr.; daughter Teresa Smith, husband Rodney; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends. Mr. Statham is preceded in death by his parents Richard Alexander and Susie Mae Statham; brothers Bill Statham, Bob Statham, Carl Shelton; sisters Mary Hill, Ruth Shelton, Eloise Chamblee, and Pauline Norris.

The family will receive friends at the Blountsville Baptist Church on Thursday, July 25th, 2019 from 6:00 pm unitl 8:00 pm. Funeral Services will be held Friday, July 26th, 2019 at 1:00 pm in Blountsville Baptist Church. Mr. Statham will lie in state on Friday from 10:00 am until service time. Burial to follow at Antioch Cemetery in the Liberty Community.

Blount County/Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.