Clyde Lewis Barth, 88, professor emeritus – Aug. 13, 2020

August 19, 2020

Clyde Lewis Barth, 88, professor emeritus of Agricultural Engineering, died Aug. 13, 2020. He retired from Clemson University in 1987 after serving as a professor and Extension agent.

Barth was a veteran of the United States Army. He graduated from the University of Illinois Champaign and earned his master’s degree and Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin Madison.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Glenola Palmer Donald Barth; sons, Garin Barth (Carolyn), Jeremy Barth and Keith Donald (Lyn); daughters, Lia Barth, Heidi Moody (Scott) and Cyndi Donald Thomas (George); 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A private family funeral service was held on Aug. 16. Burial followed in Dickson Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Barth’s full obituary is posted online.