Funeral services for Mrs. Clara Virginia Snipes-Atwater will be Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 12:30 at Beulahland Baptist Church in Butler, Georgia with Rev. Alvin Turner officiating.
Clara Virginia Snipes-Atwater was born May 24, 1944 in Butler, Georgia to the late Walter Snipes and Sallie E. Snipes.
She attended Butler, Georgia Schools and graduated from Eureka High School in Butler, Georgia. She then furthered her education at Fort Valley State College. She later moved to Atlanta, Georgia and began working at Grady Health Care System. She stayed there until she became ill and then retired.
She leaves to cherish her memories, a very loving and devoted mother, Mrs. Sallie E. Snipes; a very loyal and supportive son Keith Snipes, and a loving daughter Chiketa Snipes; three sisters, Myrtice Snipes, Madine (Carnell) Ange, of Atlanta Georgia, Debra (Ronald) Jackson of Butler, Georgia; four brothers, Walter (Vickie) Snipes of Atlanta, Georgia, Eddie (Mary) Snipes, Lorenza Snipes, all of Butler, Georgia; nine grandchildren and ten great grandchildren who cared for and love dearly; five aunts, two uncles, and a host of loyal and loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.