Clara L. Duncan
Clara L. Duncan, age 91, of Sweetwater, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at Nolan Nursing and Rehab. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Crowley officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home. Clara was born on Jan. 24, 1921, in Vernon, Texas to Ernest and Elizabeth (Bunker) Keenan. She was a member of the Church of Christ and also worked as a technician for Texas Instruments. She is survived by three sons, Charles Duncan and wife Rosemary; Bob Duncan and wife Linda, all of Sweetwater and Carrol Duncan and wife Janet of Warren, Arkansas; five grandchildren, Kim Reaves and husband Mark; Kristy Cossey and husband Nathan; Devin Duncan and wife Dedy; Reece Duncan and wife Sandra; and Dewayne Duncan and wife Jona; and seven great-grandchildren, Cole Duncan, Taylor Duncan, McKae Duncan, Connor Cossey, Carrigan Cossey and M.J. and Jhude Dizon. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Elizabeth Keenan; four sisters; and three brothers. Pallbearers will be Reece Duncan, Devin Duncan, Nathan Cossey, Mark Reaves, Taylor Duncan and Cole Duncan. Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at the home of Rosemary and Charles Duncan located at 907 East Third Street in Sweetwater. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Fourth and Elm Church of Christ, P.O. Box 917, Sweetwater, Texas 79556.