Clara Mae <I>Callin</I> Getridge

Clara Mae Callin Getridge

Little Orleans, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
Death 28 May 1975 (aged 67)
Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 99153569 · View Source
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Mrs. CLARA MAE GETRIDGE, 67, of 121 East Chapline St., Sharpsburg, died Wednesday at Washington County Hospital. Born in Little Orleans, she was a daughter of James Franklin and Cora Shaffer Callin.

She was a retired employe of Hagerstown Manufacturing Co., and attended the Church of God in Hagerstown.

She is survived by daughters, Mrs. Lillian Lapole, of Rohrersville, Mrs. Doris Gatrell, Mrs. Pearl Marshall and Mrs. Jeanette Fravel, all of Sharpsburg; sons, James Getridge and Gary Getridge, both of Boonsboro, George Getridge of Sharpsburg, and Garnet Getridge of Union Point, Ga.; a sister, Mrs. Iola Callin of Watsonville, Calif.; a brother, Donald Callin of Watsonville, Calif.; 26 grandchildren, and 16 great grandchildren.

Services were held at the Osborne Funeral Home, Sharpsburg; burial was in Mt. View Cemetery.

Source: Daily Mail (Hagerstown, MD)
May 29, 1975
The following was provided by FAG Contributor Cheryl Pryor (48269677):
Note: The correct maiden name of the mother of Clara Mae Getridge is Cora Sturdevant, not Shaffer as reported in the obituary. Her parents were divorced and she later married Carlos Shaffer. They lived in the area around Watsonville, California.

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