Clara Mae Carter, 80, of Findlay, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 27, 2017 with loved ones by her side. She was born September 9, 1936 in Findlay, Illinois to Lester and Loy (Francisco) Herron. Clara was a graduate of Findlay High School and was Valedictorian of her class. She attended Sparks Business College and worked for REA now the Shelby Electric for over 42 years. She married George Carter on December 23, 1957 in Findlay. Clara is survived by son Steve Carter and his wife Jean of Wildwood, MO; two granddaughters Erin Carter of Louisville, KY and Taylor Rosamond and her husband Brandon of Minneapolis, MN; and brother Wynn Herron and his wife Judy of New Paltz, NY. Clara was preceded in death by her parents Lester and Loy, husband George and sister Mary Ann Smith. Graveside services will be held 12 noon on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Findlay Cemetery with Pastor David Brown officiating. Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Findlay is assisting the family with arrangements. Clara's family invites family and friends to share a story or light a candle in Clara's honor at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 27, 2017