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 Clara <I>Allen</I> Clayton Rutherford

Clara Allen Clayton Rutherford

Pinson, Madison County, Tennessee, USA
Death 1 Nov 2012 (aged 102)
Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee, USA
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Graveside services for Clara Allen Clayton Rutherford, age 102, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 3, 2012 in Ridgecrest Cemetery, Jackson, TN. Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Rutherford died Thursday, November 1, 2012.

She was born March 26, 1910, the daughter of the late John L. and Mattie Mays Allen of Pinson, TN. She was the widow of Jack K. Clayton and Samuel Avent Rutherford.

She was a member of West Jackson Baptist Church and several area clubs. She received the Jackson Exchangette Club's Vivian Towater Award as Mrs. Exchangette for 1984. She was a long-time Manager of the Roxy Hat Shop before being appointed Registrar at the Madison County Election office. She retired there in 1973.

She was predeceased by four brothers, Roy and Waldsee Allen of CA, L. A. Allen of Cookeville and Webster Allen of Jackson; one sister, Zelda Allen Trice of Henderson and also a step-son, Dr. Samuel Kenneth Rutherford of Nashville.

She leaves a step-daughter, Marion Rutherford Gaffney of Jackson and several nieces, nephews and step-grandchildren.

The family requests memorials be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

Published in The Jackson Sun, November 2, 2012




  • Created by: Wanda K. Lee
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100023104
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clara Allen Clayton Rutherford (26 Mar 1910–1 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100023104, citing Ridgecrest Cemetery, Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Wanda K. Lee (contributor 47185865) .