Louise Clay was born August 9th 1917 in Wynne Arkansas to the late Frank and Mattie Newborne. She attended school in Arkansas and also accepted Christ at an early age.
Louise departed this life on February 3rd, 2016 at her home.
Aunt Louise as she was affectionly known by her family outlived her siblings, Joseph,Edward, William Newborne. She was also preceded in death by Edward Herod Sr. and son Herbert Herod.
Mother was blessed to spend her last years at home in "her chair" watching TV and enjoying visits with family and friends
Mother looked forward to her birthday celebration with family every year.
Mother was devoted to her family and whatever their needs were.
She was married to Lee Clay until his death in 1993; they were both very hard workers and accomplished much.
She was a proud member of Trinity UCC for years, attended services untiln her health failed.
Her memory will forever be cherished by her children Mattie (Paul ) Ellison,Edward Herod Jr.,Joyce (Waidus)Hughes, grandchildren, great grandchildren , great great grandchildren, special niece Vinnie Jones (AK), daughter in law Hazel( CA)