GASTONIA - Jeannette Kale Clanton Hyleman, 84, passed away at her residence on April 13, 2013.
She was a native of Gaston County, daughter of the late John and Charlotte Harbin Kale;
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Webb Jenkins Clanton and Millard Vurl Hyleman; a sister, Mabel Kale Pearson;
Jeannette was employed as a greeter at the Wal-Mart on West Franklin Blvd; previously she worked at Sam's Club and also retired from Wix Corporation. She was a member of Faith United Methodist Church and the Ladies Auxilliary of the VFW
Survivors include her daughter, Donna Buchanan of the home; son, Richard J."Rick" Clanton (Deborah) of Gastonia; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren.
A service to celebrate her life will be held 2 p.m. Friday in the Chapel of Ward Funeral Service, 220 South Broad Street conducted by the Rev. Kim Higgins.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Gaston Memorial Park, Singing Tower Section.
The family requests that memorials be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 950 West Faris Street, Greenville, SC 29605.
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for the family.
Ward Funeral Service is assisting the Hyleman family.