Felty, Clara

Clara Felty
Have been held.
Clara Lucille Felty, 83, of Belen, died Sunday, Nov. 28, 2004, at the Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque.

She was raised in Clovis and on Dec. 25, 1937, she married William Roy Felty in Clovis. Family members said she loved to sew, collected knickknacks and her indoor plant gardening skills were well known to family and friends. Family members also said she was a proud homemaker, and her husband, children and grandchildren were her life.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cordia Nancy and Michael Elijah Slaughter; a sister, Ruby Mae Boatman; and three brothers, L.E., Edward and Robert Slaughter.

Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Nancy Mae Hilburn (and husband, Danny), and Norma Jean Standard (Larry), all of Belen; a son, William Richard Felty (Kay) of Minville, Ore.; two brothers, J.D. Slaughter (Dolly) and Jack Wade Slaughter, all of Clovis; 11 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; seven great-great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. 

Arrangements are by Romero Funeral Home in Belen.