Clara Jean Reed

Monday, September 21, 2015

Clara Jean Reed, 86, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015.

She was born March 26, 1929, in Baxter Springs, Kan., to the late Maurice and Clara (Phillips) Gifford. She was a graduate of Berryville High School, Berryville, Ark., and was a former chartroom supervisor for the Central Ohio Medical Clinic. Clara was a member of Walnut Hill United Methodist Church and the Happy Homemakers Club. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Reed, four brothers, and five sisters.

Survivors include: daughters, Debbie (David) Crites, Theresa (Bryan) Van Dine, and Roberta (Brian) Breneman; four grandsons; three great-grandchildren; and sisters, Marcella (Don) Graves, Anita (Frank) Belluomini, and Carolyn (Dick) Wells.

Funeral services were held Tuesday at the Schoedinger Grove City Chapel, Grove City, Ohio.

Graveside services will be held 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Viney Creek Cemetery, Golden, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.

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