|Birth: ||Nov. 10, 1922|
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 2011|
WARREN - Clara Brogdon Blakely, 88, departed this life Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011, at her home.
She was born Nov. 10, 1922, in Warren, the daughter of Samuel and Eudora Anderson Brogdon Sr.
Clara was an active member of Grace A.M.E. Church, Flower Guild, Helping Hand, taught the beginners Sunday school class for 50 years and was a former member of the Usher Board #1.
She was a charter member of the Warren Civic League. She enjoyed sewing, knitting and crocheting.
Left to cherish her memory is a son, Jack E. Brogdon of Warren; two nieces, Barbara Y. Morgan of Warren, who was her caregiver, and Lenora R. Brogdon-Wyatt of Dayton; a nephew, Wendell C. Brogdon of New York; three sisters-in-law, Ruby Brogdon of Canton, Myrtle Blakely of Cleveland and Cleo Blakely of Youngstown; a goddaughter, M. Elaine Pennington of Warren; and five grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her loving husband, Ishmael W. Blakely, who died Nov. 10, 1999; a son, Neal Preston Blakely; a stepdaughter, Beverly Edmonds; three brothers, Samuel Brogdon Jr., Cuff C. Brogdon and Robert E. Brogdon; and two sisters, Irene Conway and Josephine B. Morgan.
A service of Christian Burial will be held noon Monday at Grace A.M.E. Church. Friends may call from 6 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Sibley-Murray-Ferebee Funeral Home.
Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery.
Professional services were entrusted to Sibley-Murray-Ferebee Funeral Home.
Samuel Brogdon (1896 - 1967)
Eudora Anderson Brogdon (1896 - ____)
Ismael Wadsworth Blakely (1913 - 1999)*
Jack E Brogdon (1945 - 2012)*
Irene Brogdon Conway (1919 - 1959)*
Josephine Brogdon Morgan (1920 - 1994)*
Clara Brogdon Blakely (1922 - 2011)
Samuel Brogdon (1926 - 2004)*
Cuff C Brogdon (1928 - 1993)*
Robert E Brogdon (1929 - 1931)*
Created by: J Rowan
Record added: Jan 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64126962
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