Mrs. Willa Mae Miller Claycomb of West Jefferson died Sunday, August 3, 2014 at her home. She was 88.
Mrs. Claycomb was born February 11, 1926 in Lansing to William and Clora Stansberry Miller. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Marvin Claycomb and brother, Denver Miller.
Mrs. Claycomb was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church. She love to crochet, bake, paint and spend time with people. She loved to travel and had visited all the lower 48 states.
Mrs. Claycomb is survived by one son, William Claycomb and wife Linda of Kennett Square, Pennsylvania; one sister, Mildred Wallace of West Jefferson; three grandchildren, William E. Claycomb, Mark (Faith) Claycomb and Jennier Calderon; six great- grandchildren, Crystal Eldreth, Katelyn Claycomb, Katrina Colderon, Mark Claycomb, Zack Claycomb and Joshua Coldiron; one great-great-grandchild, Luke Eldreth; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Bethany United Methodist Church by the Rev. Owen Peeler. Entombment will follow in Ashelawn Memorial Gardens Mausoleum of Prayer. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., prior to the service.
Flowers will be appreciated, or memorials may be made to Bethany United Methodist Church, 519 NC Hwy. 194 S., West Jefferson, NC 28694.
Words of comfort and remembrance may be viewed or sent to the family through our website at www.badgerfuneralhome.com.
Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mrs. Claycomb's arrangements.