Clarabelle McDonald

Clarabelle McDonald Feb. 13, 1925 - Oct. 3, 2012 Res. Oakland/Richmond Clarabelle, age 87 passed away on Wed., Oct. 3, 2012 in Pomona, CA. She was oldest daughter of the late Bishop C. A. Perry and Lavada S. Perry. Founder of the Perry Temple Church of God in Christ, Oakland, CA. Preceded in her death were 2 sisters, Emma Lee Sims, Odell Wagoner-Wafer, one brother Chester A. Perry, Jr. She was an active member of the West Angels Church of God in Christ in Los Angeles, CA. Under the leadership of Bishop Charles E. Blake, Presiding Prelate of the Church of God in Christ. She is survived by her dear children Andrewetta, Charles, Michael, and Delbert McDonald all of Pomona, CA. Two sisters Lavada G. Williams-Gutierrez and one brother-in-law Rufus D. Gutierrez of Oakland, CA. Eunice Severe of Edmontron Alberta Canada. Grandchildren, nieces, nephews, & host of friends. Homegoing Celebration will be held at the West Angeles C.O.G.I.C., 3600 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90016 on Tues., Oct. 16, 2012, 11am.

Published in Inside Bay Area on Oct. 14, 2012