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Clara Lucille "Sit" Jensen Mathis
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Birth: Jul. 4, 1914
El Campo
Wharton County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 2006
League City
Galveston County
Texas, USA

Clara Lucille Jensen, born in El Campo, Wharton Co., TX - Daughter of Charlie Amos Jensen and Carrie Bell Clemons.

Sister of Myrtle Gertrude, Maudie Edith "John", Madie Belle, Hervie Clarence "Hub" and Charles Marvin "Pete" Jensen.

Clara married, 30 Sept 1933 in Lee Co., TX, Clarence Mathis, a son of Randolph "Coon" Mathis and Nora Emily Guthrie.

Mother of Charles Keith Sr, Clarence Don, Gerald Bob and Terry Randolph Mathis.

Granddaughter of Peter Christian Jensen & Mary Jane Bridges and McDonald Don Phears & Martha Pauline "Mattie" Clemons.

Clara died in League City, Galveston Co., TX.
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The Lexington Leader
August 10, 2006

Clara Lucille Mathis

July 4, 1914 - July 31, 2006

Clara Lucille Mathis passed from this life on July 31, 2006, at the age of 92. She was born on July 4, 1914, in Hungerford, Texas. She is predeceased by her loving husband, Clarence Mathis, February 18, 1959, her father, Charlie Jensen, mother, Carrie Bell Clemons Jensen, her sisters, Maude Dismukes, Madie Reed and brother Pete Jensen. Clara lived in Galveston County for the past 62 years and had worked for the Clear Creek School district for 19 years.

She is survived by her four sons, Keith Mathis and wife Sara, of League City, Don Mathis and wife Joy of Rusk, Gerald Mathis and wife Maxine, of League City, and Terry Mathis and wife Cyndi of Baytown. She is also survived by her sister Myrtle Quinney, 101, of Giddings and brother Hub Jensen, 95 of League City. Also surviving are grandchildren, Kim Sommers, Bubba Mathis, Gina Lee, Rick Mathis, Gay Mathis, Scott Mathis, Carrie Carroll, Mickey Mathis, and Garrett Mathis, as well as 23 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were in the Bay Area Funeral Home Chapel on August 3, 2006. Interment was in the Lexington Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charlie Amos Jensen (1884 - 1976)
  Carrie Bell Clemons Jensen (1876 - 1956)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarence Mathis (1910 - 1959)
 
 Sibling:
  Hervie Clarence Jensen (1911 - 2007)*
  Clara Lucille Jensen Mathis (1914 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
MATHIS
CLARA "SIT"
JULY 4, 1914
JULY 31, 2006
MARRIED SEPT. 30, 1933
INTO THY HANDS
I COMMEND MY SPIRIT
LUKE 23 - 46
 
Note: Double marker with husband, Clarence Mathis.
 
Burial:
Lexington Cemetery
Lexington
Lee County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: K Mathis
Originally Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Oct 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22083273
Clara Lucille Sit <i>Jensen</i> Mathis
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Clara Lucille Sit <i>Jensen</i> Mathis
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Clara Lucille Sit <i>Jensen</i> Mathis
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- Donella Daywood-Love
 Added: Jun. 2, 2009
Gone, but never forgotten. From your loving grandson.
- Keith Mathis, Jr.
 Added: May. 28, 2009
~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~ Kayrinn & Colby's 3rd Cousin, 3 Generations Back
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Aug. 11, 2008
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