Obit: Alma Cowley

Obit: Alma Cowley

August 20th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Alma Ruth Clay Cowley, 83, moved from her earthly home to her heavenly home Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, in a Cleveland, Ohio, hospital.She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Mamie Clay; brothers, William "Bill" Clay and Charles Eugene Clay; sisters, Tommie Lee Clay Paris and Dorothy Clay.Left to cherish her memories, her loving kindness to all she would meet are her best friend and loving and devoted son, Maurice Clay; her favorite and loving sister, Emogene Clay Chubbs, of Wildwood, Ga.; her best friend and caring cousin, Betty Jo Pollack, of Chattanooga; sisters-in-law, Nell Frances Clay and Carolyn Clay, of Chattanooga; loving grandchildren, loving nieces and devoted nephews; other relatives and many very good friends.Homegoing services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Mt. Calvary Baptist in Wildwood, with Pastor Larry Owens, officiating and Pastor Thomas Sparks assisting.Interment in Hooker Cemetery.The body will lie in state after noon today at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.