SULLIVAN-Clive Alvah Preble went to be with his wife and his lord and savior Jesus Christ. He left this earth at 2:55 pm on December 6, 2017. He was born September 26, 1919 the oldest child of Henry and Sara Cole Preble in Morancy Maine part of Sullivan. He had one Brother Fremont and Sister Ella Farrin who have preceded him. He married his wife of 55 years December 31, 1946, Corris Martin Preble who passed in 2002. He leaves 2 children, Mitchell & Ruth Preble of Bucksport and Cynthia and Lee Farrington of Lakeland, Florida. Four granddaughters Michelle and Michael Nowlin of Columbus, Ohio, Rebekah and Keith Tibbetts or Hamden, Maine, Lorrisa and Daniel Moore of Lakeland, Florida, and Jennifer Farrington who passed of cancer at the age of 14. Several Great Grandchildren. Rosie Marie & Mitchell Nowlin. Lawrence, Madalyn, and Amelia Tibbetts. Destiny, Connor, Shawn, Zoey, and Aiden Moore. Also many nieces, nephews, and cousins. He made his living as a Marine Worm Digger during the summer and a Timber Harvester in the winter, having retired from both at the age of 90. He served in the Army during World War II from 1942-1945.
There will be a grave side service with military honors on December 13, 2017 at 2:00pm at the Preble Burial plot in Morancy. Honoring his request there will be no public viewing.