Mrs. Clara Moore, age 90, of Granby, Mo., formerly of Purdy, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010. She was born on Dec. 23, 1919 in Berryville, Ark. to Arthur and Grace (Allen) Smith.
She was united in marriage to Johnie Moore on Jan. 20, 1940. He preceded her in death on Jan. 17, 1995.
Clara was a homemaker and enjoyed her family.
Clara is survived by nine sons: Ivan Moore, of Verona; Roy and wife, Jody Moore, of Purdy; Bill and wife, Temmie Moore, of Cassville; Russell and wife, Kathy Moore, of Hernando Beach, Fla.; Bob and wife, Louise Moore, of Cassville; Ricky Moore, of Purdy; Furlen and wife, Nancy Moore, of Purdy; Jerry Moore, of Pierce City, and Claude and wife, Martha Moore, of Verona; two daughters: Eula May and husband, Denny Gates, of Granby, and Linda and husband, Richard Mayer, of Hemet, CA; two brothers: Clarence Smith and Pete Smith, both of Berryville, Ark; 19 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, as well as one son, Harvey Moore.
Visitation will be 6 until 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 3, 2010 at Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett. Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010 at the funeral home with Rev. Jimmy Copley and Rev. Doyle Russell officiating. Burial will follow at Black Jack Cemetery in Berryville, Ark.
Memorial donations can be made to St. Jude's Children Hospital.
On-line condolences can be made at www.bennettwormington.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett, Missouri.