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Clara Bernice Hestilow

August 11, 1933 — April 19, 2021

Clara Bernice Hestilow, 87, passed away April 19, 2021 at her home in Mineral Wells. She was born August 11, 1933 in Perrin the daughter of Wilburn B. and Mary Alice Hughes Baker. She married Carl Hestilow on April 28, 1951 in Mineral Wells. Graveside services will be 10 AM Thursday, April 22, 2021 at Strudivant Cemetery. Clara will be lying in state at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 5-8 PM. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband: Carl Hestilow on August 16, 2020, her son: Larry Dean Hestilow, and several siblings. She is survived by her children: Carley Marley and husband Leo, Fonda Gustin and husband Billy, Carl Wayne Hestilow and wife Hannah, grandchildren: Brooks Mahan, Cody Mahan, Lacey Mahan, Heather Hestilow, Larry Hestilow and wife May Jo, 8 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren, sisters: Louise Tully and Lorenda Raffaele, and numerous nieces and nephews.


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Thursday, April 22, 2021

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