Clara L. Carter, 77, of Bassett died Tuesday, May 9, 2017. She was born in Franklin Co, on March 20, 1940 the daughter of the late Ralph Jesse Carter and the late Roxie Emma Carter. Clara was also preceded in death by brothers, Kenneth, Jesse and Aaron Carter and sisters, Ellen Barbour, Reba Mabry, Faye Peters and Joy Underwood.
Clara is survived by one daughter, Margie Cannaday, two sons Steve Cannaday and Joe Cannaday, eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Also surviving are three sisters Betty Adkins and husband C.L., Margaret Jones, Janie Belcher and husband Lane.
Visitation will be Thursday, May 11 from 12 – 1p.m. in the chapel of Bassett Funeral Service with funeral services to follow at 1p.m. with Pastor Tressi Sanchez officiating. Burial will follow in the Carter family cemetery at Republican Church in Ferrum.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.bassettfuneralservice.com. Bassett Funeral Service in Bassett is in charge of arrangements.