Clara B. Grafton
Clara B. Grafton, 93, of Loogootee, passed from this life at 2:35 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, at Loogootee Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
Clara was born July 26, 1926, in Greene County, Indiana, to the late John and Mabel (Royal) Hostetter.
She married Dale L. Grafton on March 2, 1947, in Elnora, Indiana.
Clara was a past member of the Shoals Eastern Star #368 and a 50-year member of the Martin County Extension Homemakers. She was previously employed at Perfect Fit in Loogootee, Indiana, for over 35 years.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Dale L. Grafton; daughter Sue Ann Garner; one great-granddaughter, Amanda Grafton; her parents, John and Mabel Hostetter; two sisters and seven brothers.
Clara is survived by her son, Roy Dale (Beth Ann) Grafton of Loogootee; daughter Carol Jane (Tim) Hastings of Elnora; son-in-law Roy E. Garner of Ladson, South Carolina; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one sister and one brother.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee. Burial will follow in the Goodwill Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
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Published on December 11, 2019


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