2012-03-28 / Obituaries

Bernell Clair

Bernell Clair, age 88, of Clarksville, Tenn., and formerly of Brownsville, Texas, passed away Friday, March 23, 2012, in Clarksville.

Bernell was born in Cave City, Ark., on Dec. 16, 1923, the daughter of the late Reuben and the late Mary Jane (Maxwell) Johnson.

On May 23, 1969, she married Harold J. Clair, and he preceded her in death in 1995.

Surviving is her daughter, Brenda (Bob) Woolley of Lapeer, Mich.; son, Gary Henson of Lapeer, Mich.; daughter, Marsha Henson and significant other, Wayne Keith of The Villages, Fla.; daughter, Cynthia (Ray) Stamps of Clarksville, Tenn.; sister, Vastena Obarts of Pocahontas, Ark.; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and a host of other relatives.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at the Grisier Funeral Home in Archbold, with Pastor Donna Stutzman, officiating. Interment followed in the Archbold Cemetery. www.GrisierFH.com.

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