HINES, Clara Odessa - 5 days short of her 95th birthday, of East Noel, passed away on November 19 at the home of her son Gary and daughter-in-law Brenda, in Fall River.
Clara was born in Moosebrook to Arthur and Lucy (McCulloch) Laffin. She was a teacher for 30 plus years and was also a Life Member of the Order of Eastern Star, Scotia Chapter No. 49 in Musquodoboit Harbour.
Clara is survived by her sons, Paul (Jeannette), Ottawa; Gary (Brenda), Fall River; and daughter, Debra, Musquodoboit Harbour: two granddaughters, Tara (Tyler) Cope, and Melanie (John) Fait, both of Ottawa; four great grandchildren, Max, Freya, Emerson, and Reid; brother Eric, Welland, ON.
She was predeceased by her husband, Alworth; brothers, Jehu, Marsden and Mac; sisters, Thelma and Mary.
There will be no visitation or service by request. Interment will take place at a later date.
Memorial donations may be made to Noel Cemetery, c/o Beverly Patterson, 5254 Highway 215, RR 1, Maitland, NS B0N 1T0 or a charity of your choice.
Condolences, words of comfort and memories of Clara may be shared with the family at: www.ettingerfuneralhome.com