Lillian Clay

April 28, 1921 - October 14, 2017

Lillian Marie Clay

Lillian Marie Clay, 96, of Beaumont, died Saturday, October 14, 2017. She was born on April 28, 1921, to Lillian Walshberger Melvin and Harvey Benton Melvin, in Louisville, Kentucky, Lillian was an interior decorator, quilter, and seamstress.

Survivors include her children, Reverend Donna Brown and her husband, Reverend Terry, of Beaumont; David Clay and his wife, Debbie, of Emmence, Kentucky; and Andrew Clay of Belgrade, Montana; grandchildren, Katy Reeves and her husband, Mike, of Tyler; J. Blanton Lewis and his wife, Betty, of Waco; and Tanner Clay and Samantha Clay, both of Belgrade, Montana.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Ray Glur and Charles Clay; and brothers, June and Joe Melvin.

An informal memorial gathering for Mrs. Clay will be at 3:00 p.m., Friday, October 20, 2017, in the Parlor of Wesley United Methodist Church, 3810 North Major Drive, Beaumont. A family committal was held at Broussard’s Crematorium under the direction of Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont.

Memorial contributions may be made to Wesley United Methodist Church, 3810 North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas 77713 it can be designated to “Stephen Ministry” at Wesley United Methodist Church.

1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Informal Memorial Gathering
Wesley United Methodist Church
3810 North Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Friday, October 20, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Family Committal
5150 Stivers Street Beaumont, TX 77705

Comments (2)

  • NL

    31 July 2018 at 14:48 | #

    My sincere condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you all seek God for comfort, peace, strength and support (2 Cor 1:3).


  • Ruth Sonnier

    16 October 2017 at 01:44 | #

    Donna, I’m sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. I thought she was a sweet lady. I know she will be missed.


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