Clara Inette Collier Piper, 71 of Star City, passed away on January 6, 2016 in Star City.

She was born in Dumas on August 21, 1944 and was the daughter of the late Lester Edom Collier and Buleah Elizabeth Mitchell Collier. Her parents and six brothers, Theo Edom, Leo Odom, Otis Leroy, George Franklin, Johnny Lee and Lester Ray Collier and one sister, Emma Louise Peacock all preceded her death.

Clara was Baptist and a homemaker; survivors are a son, John Franklin Patterson of Arizona and two grandsons.

Funeral services held on January 8 at 2 p.m. at Walnut Lake Cemetery with Rev. Bud Calhoun officiating.