2012-05-10 / Obituaries

Clara L. Shore

Clara Laverne Shore, 77, McConnellsburg, died at 3:25 p.m., Monday, April 30, 2012, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg.

Born March 17, 1935, in Fulton County, she was the daughter of the late Clarence Franklin and Minnie Viola (Cruthers) Chilcoate. She was married to Clinton James Shore Sr. on July 20, 1953. He preceded her in death January 28, 1999.

She is survived by three sons and two daughters: Clinton J. Shore Jr., Christine A. McKnight and Craig A. Shore, all of Hustontown; Cheryl K. Shore, Mc- Connellsburg, and Curtis L. Shore, Harrisonville; five grandchildren: Donovan J. Shore, Fort Aberdeen, Md.; Misty D. Shore, State College; Lexie R. Shore, Mc- Connellsburg; Bon Scott Booher, Hustontown; and Cory M. Duncan, Mc- Connellsburg; two sisters: Lois M. Mellott and Ruth I. Byers, Hustontown.

She was preceded in death by 10 brothers and sisters: Bertha Bookheimer, Luther Chilcoate, William Chilcoate, Ralph Chilcoate, Hazel Chilcoate, Martha Golden, Doris Gerber, Donald Chilcoate, Fred Chilcoate and Chester Chilcoate.

She had attended the Knobsville Church of the Brethren and the Assembly of God in McConnellsburg.

Last employed as a cook at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, she had previously worked at the Jolly Farmer Restaurant, K’s Place and Fort Family Restaurant.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 5, 2012, at M. R. Brown Funeral Home, Hustontown. Pastor William C. Swope officiated. Interment was in Hustontown Cemetery.

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