Clara Faye Gandy, 86, of Morris, went to be with the Lord on April 22, 2022. She was the daughter of the late Claude E. Smith and Late Stella J. Smith.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Ethylan and Elizabeth, her brother, Raymond, and her grandson, Marcus Buckner.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Robert; sons, Robert Gandy, Jr. (Teresa) and Russell Gandy; grandchildren, Bethany Cammer (Jordan), Rachel Wellborn (Taylor), and Lauren McClain (Eric); great Grandchildren, Hartford Buckner, Maddox, and Jace Wellborn and Olivia Cammer; her sister, Jeanette Ellis, and brother, Bill Smith (Kathy); she also leaves behind a host of nieces and nephews and extended family.
Faye was a member of North Clay Baptist Church and a member of the Sunshine Sunday School class. She was a retired banker. Faye was a loving wife and mother who adored her family and especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A visitation for Faye will be held on Wednesday, April 27, 2022, at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Her funeral will follow visitation at 2:00 p.m. at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home’s chapel. Her burial will immediately follow the chapel service at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home’s adjoining cemetery.
Reverend Tim Evans will preside over the service. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that friends please send donations in her name to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.