Clara Odell Fowler Massa
By Sparta Live | July 13, 2011 12:00 am
Clara Odell Fowler Massa, 92, of Sparta, passed away July 9, 2011 at the NHC Healthcare of Sparta.
Mrs. Massa was born Nov. 17, 1918, in White Co., to Everett D. and Cordelia Sherrell Fowler.
Sh was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Norman Lee Massa; two brothers, Cara Fowler, Leodus Fowler; two sisters, Pearl Kellye, Clio Massa; two sons, Ralph Massa, Jimmy Massa; and a great-grandchild, Joseph Cox.
Survivors include four daughters, Helen (Jesse) Taylor Pullum, of Sparta, Barbara White and husband J.D, of Sparta, Cleda Terry and husband Randall, of Sparta, Patty Daniels and husband Dale, of Sparta; sister, Charlene Fowler, of Cookeville; brother, Ovanlie Fowler, of Georgia; 13 grandchildren, Shannon Daniels, Cristal Terry, Nicola Holley, Wayne Palmer, Charlotte Massa, Jeffrey Massa, Carol Massa, Gwendolyn Cox, Norma Smith, Felicia Massa, Beverly Honeyman, Timmy Massa, Tricia Massa; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was 2 p.m., July 12, 2011, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Elrod Cemetery. Harlen Simmons officiated.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.