Clara Jean Whitt
Clara Jean Whitt
  • September 19, 1938 - August 3, 2017
  • Collinsville, Virginia

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Clara Jean Lambert Whitt, 78, of Collinsville passed away on Thursday, August 3rd 2017 at home. She was born on September 19, 1938 in Crumpler, WV., to the late Kermit and Ruby Lambert. She was Formerly employed with E.I. Dupont and at SunTrust Bank until her retirement. She was a member of Victory Baptist Church in Fieldale.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Mack H. Whitt , her brother, Kermit Kenneth Lambert, and sister, Radaella Lambert.
She is survived by her son Anthony (Tony) Whitt and wife Carol Wasserman of Berthoud, CO; daughter Terri Whitt Hiatt of the home; grandchildren Alexander Lee Stegall of Brosville, Emily McAnally and husband Tadd of Denver, CO, and Daniel Hausladen of Minneapolis, MN; sisters Cara Bradley, Barbra Foley, Joyce Otey, Sue Webb, Connie Mize, Pamela Lambert, Martha Scott, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Tony Whitt, Tadd McAnally, Kevin Otey, Daniel Eanes, Taylor Scott, Roger Scott, Ryan Scott, and Gary Scott. Honorary Pallbearer is Alexander Lee Stegall.
It is with a deep sense of gratitude we wish to thank Clara's Special Care Givers, Mtn. Valley Hospice, Kim Jones, Karen Orr, Veronica Doyle, Barbra Foley, Jackie Cabiness Cindy McMillan. They gave her a better life in the end.
She loved the Lord, her family, and cooking.
The funeral service will be held Tuesday August 8th 2017 at 11:00 AM at Victory Baptist Church with David Naff and Reverend Dan Schelling officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Burial Park. The family will receive friends and family on Monday August 7, 2017 at the church from 6 to 8 PM
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Victory Baptist Church Attn: David Naff, PO 737 Fieldale, VA., 24089, or National COPD Foundation, 3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Miami, FL. 33134, or Mountain Valley Hospice 730 E. Church St. Ste. 13, Martinsville, VA., 24112
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