Clarence Hoyt was born on August 20th, 1937 in Columbia, South Carolina to Clarence and Louise. After high school, Clarence served in the armed forces, and was honorably discharged. Later in life, Clarence became a furniture restorer and antique dealer for refurnishing and resale. Ethel was married to Clarence, and together they had a family including their daughter Terry. Ethel passed away before Clarence. During his life, Clarence moved to live in Alsea, Oregon where he lived for the rest of his life. At 81 years old, Clarence passed away on September 29th, 2018.