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Ms. Clara Mae Kelley Bee Bostai, 87, died June 26, 2020.

Ms. Bostai was born Aug. 30, 1932. She was a bookkeeper for Production Equipment Co. in Huntsville, Ala., a seamstress and a master gardener. Many in the neighborhood referred to her as the flower lady. She was also an active member of North Memorial Parkway Church of Christ. She is preceded in death by parents, William Tolliver Kelley and Minnie Lee Gautney.

A private graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 1, at Stella Cemetery in Prospect.

Carr & Erwin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.

Survivors include son William A. (Bill) Bee and wife Joann of Huntsville, Ala.; daughter Karen Bee Townsend of Prospect; sister Nancy Kelley Burch; grandchildren, Shane, Audra, Kara, John Allen, Melissa; and six great-grandchildren.

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