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Clairbel Mays1,2,3

Female
b. 21 February 1911, d. 20 March 2007


Father Robert Gledhill Mays1 b. 6 February 1879, d. 1 October 1960
Mother Lucinda Ann "Lucy" Boyd1 b. 19 August 1885, d. 10 February 1966
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Family Charles O. "Charley" Amy b. 1 May 1906, d. 28 February 1996
Marriage* 9 July 1928  Arco, Butte Co., ID, Principal=Charles O. "Charley" Amy2,3 
Children  1. Mary Lee Amy b. a 1930
  2. Jean W. Amy b. Nov 1931
  3. Robert Charles Amy b. 3 Oct 1935
  4. Patricia Zoe "Pattie" Amy b. 9 Oct 1938

Birth* 21 February 1911  Howe Pct, Butte Co., ID1,2 
Census* 1920  1920 Federal Census, Idaho, Butte County, Howe Precinct, ED: 111, Series: T625, Roll: 289, Page: 214A, January 22
Sheet 8A
(enumerated with father, Robert G Mays)
39, 62, 62, Mays, Clarabell, Daughter, , , F, W, 8, S, , , , Yes, , , Idaho, , Ohio, , Missouri, , , None, , ,1 
Married Name 9 July 1928  Amy2 
Marriage* 9 July 1928  Arco, Butte Co., ID, Principal=Charles O. "Charley" Amy2,3 
Census* 1930  1930 Federal Census, Idaho, Butte County, Howe Precinct, ED 12-7, Series: T626, Roll: 398, Page: 68B, April 25
Sheet 1B
(enumerated with uncle James D Little)
91, 17, 17, Amy, Charles O, Servant, , , , Yes, M, W, 24, M, 22, No, Yes, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, , 91, , , , , Yes, Laborer, General Farm, v1vv, W, Yes, , No, ,
92, 17, 17, Amy, Claribel, Servant, , , , Yes, F, W, 19, M, 17, No, Yes, Idaho, Ohio, Missouri, , 89, , , , , Yes, Servant, Private Family, 9596, W, Yes, , , ,
, Principal=Charles O. "Charley" Amy4 
Death* 20 March 2007  Idaho Falls Health and Rehabilitation Center, Idaho Falls, Bonneville Co., ID3 
Burial* after 20 March 2007  Howe Cemetery, Howe, Butte Co., ID, Inscription: Amy
Charles O.
May 1, 1906
Feb. 28, 1996
Married
July 9, 1928
Clairbel Mays
Feb. 21, 1911
Mar. 20, 2007
3
News/Obit* after 20 March 2007  Our kind and loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Clairbel Mays Amy, age 96, passed into the arms of her Savior on March 20, 2007, at the Idaho Falls Health and Rehabilitation Center in Idaho Falls.

Clairbel was born February 21, 1911, in Howe, Idaho, a daughter to Robert G. Mays and Lucinda Boyd Mays.

She was raised in the Little Lost River Valley and graduated from Arco High School.

She married our father, Charles O. Amy on July 9, 1928, at Arco. She worked for the J. D. Little family as ranch cook and nanny to the Little's children. In 1944 they moved to Spencer, Idaho where they owned and operated general stores there and at Kilgore. After retirement, they moved to Idaho Falls. The last six years Clairbel has lived at the Lincoln Court Retirement Center in Idaho Falls.

Survivors include one sister Lorene Terry of Jordan Valley, Oregon; one son, Robert (Judy) Amy of Pocatello; two daughters, Pattie (Bill) Stauffer, Howe and Jean (John) Wheeler, Idaho Falls; twelve grandchildren, twenty-six great grandchildren and thirteen great-great grandchildren.

She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, fishing, gardening, and her family.

Clairbel was preceded in death by her husband Charley, a daughter Mary Lee Craig, two brothers, two sisters, a grand-daughter, and two great granddaughters.

Funeral services were Monday, March 26, at 11:00 a.m. at the Little Lost River Bible Church with Pastor Tom Bailey officiating. Burial was at the Howe Cemetery under direction of Bingham-Marvel Memorial Chapel 153 Lost River Ave. Arco, Idaho.3 

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Citations
  1. [S247] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S1135] Unknown compiler, 25 Aug 2001.
  3. [S626] Find-A-Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com.
  4. [S248] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , 1930 U.S. Federal Census.


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