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“Lyle, as I said to you today at the Commission, I am so sorry about your mom's passing, but you got to have her for a long time. She was a beautiful...Read More »
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Clara S. Pinnell

Clara S. Pinnell, age 90 of Deland, FL, crossed over after a short illness on the 18th of April, 2011.
Clara was born in Abraham, West Virginia to William “Silas” and Della Smith. She dedicated her talents as a Manager of GC Murphy/Ames Retail Stores. She enjoyed working her crossword puzzles, traveling with her husband and keeping a small garden, and was a proud retired member of the R.R. Club in Deland and the 1st Baptist Church of Deland.
She was preceded in death by her 3 husbands; Bronzie Fox, Roy Childs, and Warren Pinnell, a brother Ray Smith, and 4 sisters Pansey Plumley, Audra Hurley, Dora Adkins, and Myrtle Adkins and she leaves behind to cherish her memory a son; Lyle Fox, Beckley, WV, a sister Ruby Plumley and family also of Beckley, WV; 2 granddaughters; Kimberly Haymaker and family of Charleston, SC, Michele Staker and family of Cool Ridge, WV, and 4 great-grandsons; Lance, Logan, Noah and Zachary.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 29, 2011 at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens with Pastor Eddie McNeely officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.blueridgefuneralhome.com
Arrangements by Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Dr. Beckley, WV.