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Clyde Marshall Flagg Sr., 86, of Caroline County died Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, in Williamsburg.
Born in Golansville, he was a Marine Corps veteran and had the distinction of being the first draftee from Virginia to serve during the Korean War. He had a long career in the trucking industry, retiring after more than 35 years as the owner of Flagg Leasing Inc. in Milford.
He was a Shriner and member of Kilwinning-Crosse Masonic Lodge 2-237 AF&AM. Clyde was a founding member of the Caroline Savings Bank board of directors and a deacon at Bowling Green Baptist Church. A staunch Republican, he was a lifelong Boston Red Sox fan and a loving "Pop" to his grandchildren.
Survivors include his children, C. Marshall Flagg Jr. and his wife, Elena, Lyell Evelyn Flagg and Virginia Gray Flagg and her husband, David Maples; four grandchildren, Marshall Flagg III, Thomas Flagg, William Flagg and Mikayla Maples; a sister, Christine Pitts; and his ex-wife, Virginia Livermon Flagg.
He was preceded in death by his siblings Jeanne Flagg Daily, W.D. Flagg and Fletcher Flagg.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at Storke Funeral home in Bowling Green, with a Masonic service beginning at 7:30 p.m.
A funeral will be held at
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bowling Green Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be left for the family at storkefuneralhome.com.