Johnie Click, age 89 of Lima, died at 5:15 a.m., Saturday, November 6, 2010 in Valley Golden Living Center, St. Mary’s . He was born October 17, 1921 in Alpharetta, Floyd County, Kentucky. He is the son of Melvin and Loraine Prater Click. Both parents are deceased. On July 8, 1939 he married Virginia Louise Perry, who died October 26, 2006.
Mr. Click had retired from The Ohio Steel Foundry. He was a distinguished World War II U.S. Army Sergeant and an avid fisherman.
He is survived by a nephew Virgil Stephens of Ada; a foster daughter – Margaret Rex of Lima; a brother – Lloyd Click of Prestonsburg, Kentucky; a sister – Helen Roberts of Prestonsburg, Kentucky; 2 half brothers – Burle Click and Monroe Click both of Prestonsburg, Kentucky.
Funeral services will begin 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The Rev. Joe Compton will officiate. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima.
The family will receive friends from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to the V.F.W. Post 1275 of Lima.
Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am