Clara Alice Cavanaugh Farr age 85 of Longview, Texas was born in Houston, Texas June 5th, 1932, and went to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 16, 2017, in Longview. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Byron Farr; parents, Walter and Susan Cavanaugh; children, Gaila Stonestreet, David Stonestreet, Jr.; Brian Farr.
She is survived by brothers, Walter Cavanaugh and wife, Barbara; Louis Cavanaugh and wife, Judy; sister, Carolyn Marrero; children, Rita Anthony, Carolyn Eberle, Donna Klaassens, Jason Farr and wife, Kimberly; Dale Francis and wife, Bobbi; 16 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Clara worked over 40 years for Continental Can Co. She transferred to Longview, Texas with her company in 1976. She was a member of St. Matthews Catholic Church in Longview.
The family will receive friends for a time of visitation from 6:00 o'clock in the evening until 8:00 o'clock in the evening, Tuesday, September 19th, 2017, at Welch Funeral Home.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 o'clock in the afternoon on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017, in Humble, Texas at Rosewood Memorial Park, where she will be laid to rest next to her loving husband, Byron.
Serving as pallbearers will be Walter Jo and Louis Cavanaugh, Jon and Ryan Eberle, Jason Farr and Dale Francis.
In lieu of customary remembrance, the family requests with gratitude that memorials be made in Clara's honor to Traditions Hospice, 4362 US Hwy. 259 N, Suite B, Longview, Texas 75605.