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Clara Elizabeth Shipp Byers
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Birth: 1898
Waynesboro
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1961
Waynesboro
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. Clara Elizabeth Byers, 62, of Waynesboro, PA, wife of Edgar C. Byers, died at 4:45 a.m. July 23, at her home. She had been in failing health for a number of years, and critically ill since May 30.

Mrs. Byers was born in Waynesboro, the daughter of William and Susan (Jacobs) Shipp. She was a member of the Waynesboro Church of the Brethern and the Home Department.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by these children of a former marriage (first husband Wilbur Dorsey Byers): Mrs. Thomas Shatzer (Viola) and William Byers, both of Waynesboro; Mrs. Lewis Stephey, Jr. (Elva), Waynesboro, R.D.4; Donald Byers of Smyrna, GA, 10 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and these brothers and sisters, Richard Shipp, Chambersburg R.D. 2; Benjamin Shipp, St. Thomas; Marcus Shipp, Waynesboro, R.D.3; Mrs. Earl Cline R.D. 5, Hagerstown, MD; and Mrs. Keller Hartman, of town.

Funeral services were held July 25, at 4 p.m. from the Grove Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. George L. Detwiler. Burial followed at Price's Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Solomon Shipp (1869 - 1927)
  Susan Alice Jacobs Shipp (1869 - 1935)
 
 Spouses:
  Wilbur Dorsey Byers (1896 - 1945)
  Edgar Clegget Byers (1910 - 1978)
 
 Children:
  Viola Mae Byers Snowberger Shatzer (1918 - 2011)*
  Donald Wilbur Byers (1919 - 1990)*
  William Henry Byers (1923 - 1961)*
  Elva Winona Byers Stephey (1925 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruth Naomi Shipp Fogle (1896 - 1929)*
  Clara Elizabeth Shipp Byers (1898 - 1961)
  J. Richard Shipp (1900 - 1969)*
  Esther Villa Shipp Hartmann (1903 - 1970)*
  Mary Catherine Shipp Kline (1909 - 1972)*
  Benjamin Franklin Shipp (1911 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Antietam Church Cemetery
Waynesboro
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Pamela Byers Wrenn
Record added: Jul 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15038189
Clara Elizabeth <i>Shipp</i> Byers
Added by: Pamela Byers Wrenn
 
Clara Elizabeth <i>Shipp</i> Byers
Added by: Pamela Byers Wrenn
 
Clara Elizabeth <i>Shipp</i> Byers
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- Gary Snowberger
 Added: Nov. 12, 2010

- Gary Snowberger
 Added: Nov. 12, 2010
I miss you, Mum Mum!!!
- Pam
 Added: Aug. 22, 2008
 
 
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