Clarence Eslick, 22, of Centerville, passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center in Centerville.
Clarence was born in Gravette, Ark. on March 8, 1992 to Buster and Patricia (Myers) Eslick. On May 19, 2012, Clarence and Samantha welcomed their son, Gage Allen. Later on that year on Dec. 15, 2012, Clarence was united in marriage to Samantha Jo Richards.
Clarence was a guy that loved to tinker with motors. He was constantly tearing a motor apart and putting it back together. Clarence enjoyed riding his dirt bike and his Harley. Before he became sick; Clarence spent many hours fishing and working on derby cars. He was employed by Flouro-Seal as a bottle packer.
Survivors include his wife, Samantha Eslick, of Centerville; son, Gage Allen Eslick, of Centerville; parents, Buster and Marie Eslick, of Mercer, Mo. and Patricia Myers of Branson, Mo.; three siblings, James Myers of Bethany, Mo. and Tammy Nichols and Christena Myers of Missouri; and his mother- and father-in-law, Chuck and Tammy Clark, of Centerville.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Ollie Lamb; and his uncle, Jimmy Eslick.
A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 13 at Thomas Funeral Home with Lay Pastor Richard Squires officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 1-2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the family.
Condolences may be shared at www.thomasfh.com.