October 7, 1999
JAMES A. CLARY
James Arthur Clary, 62, departed this life on Saturday, Oct. 2, 1999, at Sentara Hampton General Hospital. He spent his early childhood years in Ivor and most of his adult life in Newport News.
Mr. Clary was retired from the city of Newport News Department of Street Repairs.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Whit and Lucy Clary of Ivor.
He is survived by a son, James Clary West of Alexandria; two brothers, Herbert Clary of Newport News and Earl Clary of Wakefield; two sisters, Curley C. Lunsford and Alberta Todd; an uncle, Benjamin Clary Sr. of Hampton; an aunt, Janie C. Diggs of Newport News; two brothers-in-law, Calvin and Ray; and one sister-in-law, Betty; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
A graveside service will be held at noon today in Oakland Cemetery. Please assemble at 2915 Madison Ave. by 11:15 a.m. today.
Arrangements by O.H. Smith and Son Funeral Home.