Alma Lea Corbell Clardy
May 29, 1921
February 26, 2019
Alma Lea Corbell Clardy, 97, of Arlington, Texas and formerly Bastrop, Texas went to be
with her Lord on February 26, 2019. Alma was born May 29, 1921 in Red Rock, Texas
to Paul Adolphus and Mettie Culpepper. She married Jack Corbell on March 5, 1938 in
Bastrop County, Texas.
Jack passed away on April 2, 1980. Alma later married Ennis Clardy, who also preceded
her in death. She was also preceded in death by 3 sisters, Evaline Hanna, Elizabeth Young
and Dale Luken.
Alma retired as a telephone operator from AT&T on June 30, 1983. However, she began
those years as a telephone operator in Bastrop, Texas for Southwestern Bell Telephone
Company, which later became AT&T.
Alma was a devout Christian and a constant prayer warrior.
Alma is survived by: a son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Gloria Corbell; a sister, Dorothy
Labermayer; 3 grandchildren, David Corbell, Eric Corbell and Sabrina Koenn;
7 great-granddaughters; a great-grandson; and a great-great-grandson.
There will be a visitation at Marrs-Jones Newby Funeral on Monday, March 4, 2019 from
6:00 to 8:00pm. A celebration of Life will be at the funeral home on Tuesday, March 5, 2019
at 10:00am. Interment will be in Bateman Cemetery, Bateman, Texas.