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BAREFOOT, Edna Pearl (Claiborne)

Saturday, December 18, 2004

Edna Pearl Barefoot, 90, of San Angelo, Texas passed away Saturday, Dec. 18, 2004, at Baptist Memorials Center.

She was born May 13, 1914, in Altus, Oklahoma to James F. Claiborne and Esther A. Pottorff Claiborne.

Edna graduated from Humphrey High School and later went to Oklahoma College for Women where she received her bachelor's degree. She continued her education at Oklahoma State University where she received her master's degree.

Edna married Guy O. Barefoot June 1, 1941, in Humphreys, to whom she was married to for 14 years.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Claremore, Oklahoma.

Edna was preceded in death by her parents; husband Guy O. Barefoot; sister Faye Burns; brothers J.B. Claiborne, James Frank Claiborne, George Rodney Claiborne; daughter-in-law Florence L. Claiborne; grandson Kevin Lee Claiborne.

She is survived by her son Rodney Wayne Claiborne of San Antonio; sisters Marie C. Guffy and husband Luther of San Angelo, Melba Dean Devore and husband Carl of Kingman, Arizona; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, December 21, 2004 at Altus City Cemetery under the direction of Lowell-Tims Funeral Home.

A visitation will be held for family and friends from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, December 20, 2004 at Lowell-Tims Funeral Home.