Funeral service for Miss Clara Mae Compton, 85, will be July 21, 2013 at 2:00pm at Kilgroe Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery. She passed away July 19, 2013. Clara Mae Compton, third child of Rev. Virgil and Mrs. Dessie Compton. She attended Avondale Mills School seven years, graduated from Pell City High School in 1946. After graduation she worked for Mays and Jones several years as clerk and bookkeeper. She joined the Wesleyan Methodist Church in the 1940's. Presently a member of The Bible Methodist Church. Duties performed for the church are: Good cheer chairman of Missionary society, taught Sunday School, Sunday School secretary and treasurer forty years. Preceded in death by her parents, Rev. Virgil and Mrs. Dessie Compton; sisters, Lois Compton, Sarah Frances Compton. She is survived by her sister, Florence O. Compton; brothers, R.A. (Betty) Compton, James (Jean) Compton; numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Sunday, July 21 from 1 to 2pm at Kilgroe Funeral Home. Condolences may be offered online at www.kilgroefh.com Kilgroe Funeral Home, Pell City will direct the services.
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Published in The Daily Home on July 20, 2013