Alice Clay, 80, passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 2021. She was a native of Halifax County, NC, daughter of the late A.D. and Jennie Sutton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Clay; her sons, Gene Cuthrell and Craig Cuthrell; her sisters, Bobbie Strickland and Mae Dee Blackmon; and her brother, John Sutton.
She was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church of Belmont, NC.
Alice is survived by her daughters, Susan Johnson and Michelle Lanier; her son, Rodney Clay, her sisters, Jean Branch and Peggy Eagles; 7 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.
A service to celebrate Alice’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 28, 2021 at Woodlawn Funeral Home, Mount Holly, NC. She will lie in repose at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Saturday. The family will greet guests at the funeral home on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until the service hour.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 120 Belmont-Mount Holly Rd., Belmont, NC 28012 or to Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, 207 Louise Avenue, Belmont, NC 28012.
Condolence messages may be sent to the family by visiting www.woodlawnfuneral.org. Woodlawn Funeral Home of Mount Holly is caring for Alice’s family.
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