On March 19th, 2010, Clara was carried away in the arms of her Lord and Saviour after a short illness. She was born in Prince George on Feb. 3rd, 1931 to Arden and Etta Pickering.
Predeceased by her son, Sidney Lathen Fox, she leaves her husband of 61 years, Robert Garald Fox, son Melvin Robert Fox (Jan) of Kennewick Washington, son Larry Earl Fox (Diane) of Vernon and daughter, Cherry Inglis (Rob) of Merritt: grandchildren Jeff, Lisa, Shae, Angela, Melaura-Lynn and Jarrod and 13 great grandchildren. She is also survived by one brother, Lloyd Gorden Pickering of Prince George.
Clara was a dedicated member and volunteer of the baby room at Vernon Alliance Church and Grace Bible Church, Vernon and was an intergral part of the faithful volunteer staff at the Upper Room Mission. Her life long contributions to every community she lived in were generously offered with her loving spirit and quiet wisdom.
Friends are invided to her Celebration of Life at Grace Bible Church, 5661 Silver Star Road, Vernon ~ Saturday, March 27th, 2010 at 2:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation.