Jul. 28, 1917 Farmer City DeWitt County Illinois, USA
Mar. 11, 2003 Urbana Champaign County Illinois, USA
Alta Irene Claypool was born in Farmer City, a daughter of Virgil and Ida Overmeyer Sparrow. She married Kenneth R. Claypool in 1941 in Champaign. Survivors include one son, Tim Claypool; a daughter, Sandy Russell; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by a son, four brothers and two sisters.
News-Gazette, The (Champaign-Urbana, IL) - March 12, 2003