Clinton Conrad Bedsole, 52, of Orange passed away Friday, April 13, surrounded by family after a brief illness.

He was born in Mansfield, LA to Mitchell Glen Bedsole and Jan Marilyn (Smith) Bedsole Caraway. He served in the United States Navy as a hospital corpsman third class and later was an electrician.

Mr. Bedsole is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Marilyn Hatcher, and is survived by his wife, Carey Bedsole.

He is also survived by his step-son, Adrian Stanley; beloved cat, Kitty; nieces, Crystal Manning and Desareé Evans; nephews, Jake Trahan and Kamron Dillard; brother, Mitchell Bedsole; half sister, Jennie Caraway and sister-in-law, Nora Barnett.