Clara Mae Hilton Garner, age 79, of Franklinville passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Wesley Long Community Hospital, Greensboro.
Mrs. Garner was born April 12, 1942 the daughter of Jesse Vance and Mabel Millikan Hilton.
Clara was a native of Randolph County and a graduate of Randleman High School and RCC. She worked at Mr. Jeans as a payroll clerk and retired from Walmart as a cashier. Clara had a quiet nature, loved to cook and always ready to help others.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years: Billy Eugene Garner of the home; daughter: Vicky Lynn Garner of Franklinville; son: Gene Garner and wife Penny of Asheboro; her grandchildren, that was her pride and joy, Brandon, William and Jesse; brothers: Richard Hilton and wife Bonnie of Trinity and Gary Hilton and wife Linda of Summerville, SC. Numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Friday, July 23, 2021 from 12:30-1:45 pm at Pugh Funeral Home, 600 South Main Street, Randleman, NC. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 pm in the chapel with Rev. David Millikan officiating. Burial will be at Randolph Memorial Park, Asheboro.
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 526, Oklahoma City, OK, 73123-1718 or Alzheimer's Association, Western Carolina Chapter, 4600 Park Rd., Suite 250, Charlotte, NC 28209.