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Faye Eileen Clay, 86, ended her earthly journey on May 28, 2013, with her children by her side. Faye was born on Sept. 26, 1926, to Wesley and Nettie Mae Fetters of Rockford, who preceded her in death.
She graduated from Rockford High School in 1944 and continued her education at the International School of Business in Fort Wayne, Ind., graduating in 1946.
On Feb. 25, 1947, she was married to Paul H. Clay who joined his heavenly father on July 16, 2004. She is survived by her daughter Patricia (Clay) Stucker and her son-in-law, Lynwood (Woody) Stucker.
Faye was one of the founders of the Old Fashioned Farmers Association and was active in that group until her move to Orlando, Fla. in 2005. She served as church organist for the Hillsdale United Brethren church for many years. She was active as an assistant Girl Scout leader from 1956 to 1962. She was an Eastern Star and provided constant support for her husband and daughter in their various endeavors. From 1971 until 1996, she worked for the American Budget Company as office manager and bookkeeper.
Faye enjoyed sewing, playing the organ, cooking, traveling, puzzles, gardening, shopping and taking care of her cats. While in Orlando, Faye was an active member of Christ Community Church and enjoyed the fellowship of her church family.
Services will be held at Cisco Funeral Home in Celina, with visitation from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, and the Funeral occurring at 1 p.m. Saturday.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Christ Community Church, 5425 S. Apopka-Vineland Road, Orlando, FL, 32819.