Clara Cavitt

Clara Cavitt

Clara Cavitt, 93, of Anna, died at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, at the Anna Rehab and Nursing Center.

She was born on Dec. 1, 1922, in Joppa, the daughter of Joseph and Arminta Wilshire Farris.

She married Eugene Cavitt on July 4, 1945, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death on June 11, 2004.

She is survived by her son, Dwayne Cavitt of Anna; nieces and nephews; great-nieces and great-nephews; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Eugene Cavitt; and several brothers and sisters.

She was of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services for Mrs. Cavitt were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, at Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home, in Anna with Paul Tirey officiating. Interment was in the Anna City Cemetery.

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Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna was in charge of arrangements.

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