Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Clara May (Call) Needs

Clara May Needs, age 95, of 4733 State Route 61 South, Shelby, died Thursday morning, November 23, 2000 at Willard Health Care in Willard, Ohio after a long illness.

She was born October 6, 1905 in Warnock, Ohio, the daughter of the late James H. and Eliza Ellen (Travis) Call. Mrs. Needs was a homemaker.

She is survived by 2 sons: George E. Needs of Crestline and James R. Needs of Shelby; 15 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Geroge William Needs in 1972; 2 grandchildren, David and Mary Ellen Needs; a brother, James Call, Jr.; 2 sisters, Margaret Baker and Emma Porter; and a son, Charles W. Needs.

Calling hours will be on Tuesday, Novmeber 28, 2000 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby where funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 10:30 AM with Rev. John Van Horn, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Crestline, officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby. Memorial expressions may be made to the Salvation Army.

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