Robert Odis Claiborne


Robert Odis Claiborne, 90, of Caryville, died Dec. 21 at Cumberland Village in LaFollette.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Arizona Goins Claiborne; two sons, James and Elbert Claiborne; parents, Jess L. Claiborne and Ethel May Monday Claiborne.
He is survived by his daughters, Patricia Newberg of Wyandotte, Mich. and Donna Cieslak of Mancelona, Mich., Shawn Long of Caryville.
Funeral services were Dec. 23 with the Rev. Bill Braden officiating.
Interment was Dec. 24 at Campbell Memorial Gardens.
Walters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Published in LaFollette Press on Dec. 27, 2012