Ms. Clara Elizabeth Ingram passed away on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, at the age of 66. She was born in Halifax County on Nov. 17, 1954 to the late Ellis and Audrey Conner Ingram.

She enjoyed loud cars and racing. She was loved by everyone.

Clara is survived by a son, Raymond David Smoot Jr., of Georgia; daughter Darlene Elizabeth Landrum, (Kenneth) of Halifax; sister, Mary Gregory; brothers Charles Ingram and David Ingram; grandchildren Alexander Cash and Jennifer Markham mother of grandchildren, Lily Smoot, JoJo Smoot and Christian Smoot; and great-grandchild, Nephi Smoot.

In addition to her parents, a sister, Hilda Martin, and brother Ellis Ingram Jr., also preceded her in death.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, at Brooks Lyon Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Harvey Spencer.

The family requests those wishing to give memorials to consider Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Domestic Violence Shelter, PO Box 799, South Boston, VA 24592 or Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, Florida 33131.

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The family is being served by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services, South Boston.