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Clara Alameda Clayton Wells

Monday, April 2, 2007

Clara Alameda Clayton Wells, 87, of Terre Haute, passed away at 11:20 p.m. on Saturday, March 31, 2007 at her residence.

She was born in Sullivan County on Feb. 27, 1920 to Glessa Overton and Dessie Shepler Overton.

She was a self-employed accountant, and a member of the Vigo County Senior Citizen Bowling League.

She is survived by two sons, Jerald Eugene Clayton of Chicago, Ill., and Ronald Perry Clayton of West Terre Haute; a daughter, Judy Kay Clayton of Terre Haute; a granddaughter, Darby Joe Eaton; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her first husband Eugene E. Clayton in 1983, her second husband Wayne Wells in 2004, a son; Jerry Leon Clayton, four brothers; Virgil, Eugene, Ernest, and Cecil Overton, and a sister; Thelma Overton.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with Ernest Overton and Steven Overton officiating. Burial will be in the Bethany Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. on Thursday until time of service.