Reba Lucille Duncan Clanton

Posted at 7:43 AM on Feb 13, 2018


Reba Lucille Duncan Clanton, age 84, of Statesville, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018, at Gordon Hospice House. She was born May 30, 1933, in Iredell County to the late John Houston and Tressie Ada Vance Millsaps Duncan.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed quilting. She graduated from Central High School in 1951. Reba was a lifelong member of Rocky Hill Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Raymond Clanton, one brother and one sister.

Reba is survived by her son, Johnnie Clanton and wife Katy of Jefferson, and her daughter, Cindy Clanton of Statesville. She is also survived by a brother, Randy Duncan and wife Nancy of Statesville; two sisters, Nancy Hartness and Gerry Lou Scott and husband Don, all of Statesville; three grandchildren, Sherwin Johnson, John Michael Clanton and wife Robin of Statesville, and Kylie Harper and husband Jamie of Mocksville; along with three great-grandchildren; Tyler Poole of Mocksville, and Chloe and Ellie Clanton of Statesville.

A Funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. on Thursday, February 15, 2018, at Rocky Hill Baptist Church, 823 Mountain View Road, Statesville, N.C. Rev. Henry Cook will officiate. Burial will follow in Rocky Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.

Condolences may be e-mailed to the Clanton family at

Chapman Funeral Home is assisting the Family of Reba Clanton.

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