- Born: 21 Jul 1905, Kentucky
- Marriage: Whitton Coleman circa 1922 in Pike Co., Kentucky
- Died: Dec 1979, Pike Co., Kentucky at age 74
Kentucky Birth Index records:
Glena Coleman born: 13 Apr 1925, mother: Clara Bentley of Pike Co.
Avonelle Coleman born: 9 Mar 1927, mother: Clara Bentley of Pike Co.
The 1930 Federal Census for Lower Pompey, Pike Co., Kentucky, District 14, page 265A, dated April 18, 1930 records the widow Clara Coleman (25 - KY/KY/KY) with children Dennis (8), Glennah (5), and Avonell (3 6/12). Also in the household is Clara's sister, Ruby Bentley (17). Clara was first married at 17 years of age.
Clara remarries to an E. [Elisha] A. Thacker and has several more children.
Clara married Whitton Coleman, son of William Riley Coleman and Elitha Deel, circa 1922 in Pike Co., Kentucky. (Whitton Coleman was born on 15 Jan 1900 in Pike Co., Kentucky, died on 27 Nov 1926 in Pike Co., Kentucky and was buried on 29 Nov 1926 in Coleman Family Cemetery, Lower Pompey, Pike Co., KY.) The cause of his death was Killed by Falling Slate in Coal Mines of Smith & Walters Coal Co., Sutton, KY.