Claire Ann Booth of Jacksonville, Florida, joined the Departed, November 11th, 2017.
Aunt of Laurel Anne Booth and Gwynne Lynn Booth. She is survived also by her grand-nieces and nephew: Barbara Jayne Steacy, Jay Jonathan “Boomer” Steacy, Jr., and Wren Afton Booth. She is preceded in death by her beloved parents, William Henry Booth, Jr. and Claire Elizabeth Sturtevant Booth of Alexandria, VA; her brother, William Henry Booth III, and her sister in law, Marianne Lewis Booth.
Claire was a devoted teacher and guidance counselor in Jacksonville, Florida. She attended Francis Hammond High School and graduated in 1962. Her education was continued at the University of Mississippi where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Education in 1966, followed by a Master’s in Education in 1967. She was an avid lover of her dogs, Bart and Beau. Claire will be laid to rest with her parents at National Memorial Park, Falls Church.
Friends may call at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2701 Cameron Mills Road, Alexandria, VA 22302 on Wednesday, April 18th, from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM. Funeral services will follow immediately at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2701 Cameron Mills Road, Alexandria, VA 22302.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the University of Mississippi in her name:
University of Mississippi Foundation
Ole Miss Football Program
406 University Ave
Oxford, MS 38655