Claire Danley, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Charles Leonard MacNeal and Mary Helon Wallace MacNeal, was born May 10, 1922, in Buffalo, N.Y. She died March 17, 2009, at Southfork River Therapy & Living Center in Salem at the age of 86.
She was united in marriage to Elmer Danley in 1947. He preceded her in death in 2000.
She was a homemaker and she was a Christian.
Survivors include: her sons, Rodney Lovelett and Charles Lovelett, both of Salem; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by: her husband and her father and mother.
Funeral services were held March 19 at Roselawn Memorial Park in Springfield, Ill., with arrangements under the direction of the Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.