Clara Laverne (Morrison) Wisman


Clara Laverne (Morrison) Wisman, age 68, passed away peacefully, at Baptist Health Floyd Saturday, May 13, 2017. She was born in Allensville, Kentucky to the late Robert W. and Florence Rose Morrison.

She was a pharmacy tech for Walgreen’s, and worked for Norton Community Medical in Clarksville. She retired from the woodworking business and worked in several different factories: Kimball Manufacturing, Keller Manufacturing, Schmidt Cabinets, and Kitchen Kompact. Clara was currently employed by the Dollar General Store in Palmyra.

Clara loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, and her feline fur baby Clyde.

Besides her parents Clara was preceded in death by three brothers: Robert Earl, James, and John Morrison and one sister Shirley Esters.

She is survived by her son Jeff Wisman of Palmyra and her daughter Tammy Geltmaker (Scott) of Floyds Knobs. Five grandchildren Aaron, Kyle, and Megan Geltmaker and Taylor and Jade Wisman. One great grandchild: Xander Geltmaker. Two sisters: Pearl Johnson and Dorothy Wylie. Also surviving is her close friend Paul Monks.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra. Visitation will be Friday May 19, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday May 20, 2017 starting at 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at Love Funeral Home. Cremation will follow the services.

In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made to the American Cancer Society, 701 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd, Louisville, KY 40203; American Heart Association 240 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY 40222; or to Guerin Woods at Georgetown, Mission Advancement, 1 Sisters of Providence Road, St. Mary –of-the-Woods, IN 47876.


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