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In Memory of

Mary Claire Carden

August 1, 1922 - May 19, 2017

Obituary


Mary Claire Carden, born August 1, 1922, passed through Heaven's Gate on Friday, May 19, 2017. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 10:00a.m. - 11:00a.m. at Leak Memory Chapel, with a Celebration of Life service beginning at 11:00a.m. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Mary Claire is joyous in her reunion with her life-long friend and husband Bill Carden; her sisters, Myrtle May Cronier Groover, Martha Ann Cronier Plant and Elizabeth Barton Cronier who preceded her in death. I know Mary is looking forward to hugs from her father, Alonzo Wing...

Mary Claire Carden, born August 1, 1922, passed through Heaven's Gate on Friday, May 19, 2017. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 10:00a.m. - 11:00a.m. at Leak Memory Chapel, with a Celebration of Life service beginning at 11:00a.m. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Mary Claire is joyous in her reunion with her life-long friend and husband Bill Carden; her sisters, Myrtle May Cronier Groover, Martha Ann Cronier Plant and Elizabeth Barton Cronier who preceded her in death. I know Mary is looking forward to hugs from her father, Alonzo Wing Cronier and mother, Myrtle May Rogers Cronier, step mother Vivian Kimbrough Cronier, step brother Robert Kimbrough and wife Dee. Mary Claire leaves behind her sons, Willie Arthur Carden, Jr. (Margaret) and Lonnie G. Carden (Karen); four granddaughters, Cheryl Carden Bazzle (Mike), Misty Dawn Carden Tysor (Wyndon), Keith Resseau, Susan Baker (Leslie); two grandsons, Eric Carden (Julie) and Forrest Glenn Carden (Teresa); great granddaughters, Kate Bazzle and Kallie Lynn Carden, Sarah Anne Baker; and great grandsons, Jon-Michael Bazzle, Nathan Tysor, and Lucas Baker. Honorary pallbearers will be former employees of Mary and Bill's restaurant, The Dutch House.