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Celebrating the life of

Claire Klug Youmans

Passed away on December 03, 2019

Claire was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She will be dearly missed by all that knew her.

Claire Klug Youmans

Claire Klug Youmans, died peacefully at Candler/St. Joseph’s Hospital on Tuesday morning, December 3, 2019.

The lifelong resident of Savannah was the daughter of the late C. Frederick and Ida Tyson Klug. Claire attended Blessed Sacrament Catholic School and Marymount Junior College. She was a 1963 graduate of St. Vincent’s Academy.

Claire was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She will be dearly missed by her beloved husband and best friend of 47 years, Reemer Ebb Youmans, Jr.; her two sons, Reemer Ebb Youmans, III (Connell) and Charles Tyson Youmans; and her grandchildren, Ebb, Lane, Neil and Reid.

In addition to her parents, Claire was predeceased by an infant son and her Uncle, Charles Tyson.

Claire will be deeply missed by her family, her friends, and all who had the opportunity to know her. Good times were always shared with love and laughter. Claire was always thoughtful and generous. She enjoyed celebrating special occasions with joy. Claire especially enjoyed baking for special friends on their special occasions.

Visitation will be held Thursday, December 5, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Bishop J. Kevin Boland officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

The family would like to thank Claire’s dearest friend, Suzanne Everett. Inseparable since grade school, Suzanne never left Claire’s side. The family would also like to thank the nurses and staff at Candler/St. Joseph’s ICU for the care and compassion given to Claire during her illness.

Remembrances may be made to St. James Catholic Church, 8412 Whitfield Avenue, Savannah, GA 31406.

 

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Dear Ebb...Just want you to know how sorry I am to learn of Claire's passing. She was a dear,sweet girl. I know she will be missed by many. Prayers to you and your family. Sincerely Helen Jewett Weitz.

- Helen Jewett Weitz, Whitemarsh Isle/Savannah, GA


Reemer and Charlie, I'm so sorry for the loss of your mom. I always enjoyed the Christmas Eve parties hosted by your family and all the wonderful cooking, especially the cookie dough balls. She always gave the most thoughtful gifts to Elizabeth and the kids. Little did she realize I used all the cooking accessories more than Elizabeth. Prayers for you and your family.

- John Foley, Roswell, GA


So sorry for your loss.

- Bugsy Graves, Columbia, SOUTH CAROLINA


Condolences to Ebb and family. I know Claire will be missed by each of you. May she Rest In Peace.

- Kathleen Kenney Brown, Savannah , Ga


My thoughts and prayers are with all of the family and friends at this sad time. May her memory be eternal. With my deepest sympathy, Irene Miltiades Purdy

- Irene Purdy, Richmond Hill, GA


Thoughts and prayers for all of the family. Claire will be missed by all who knew her Kay Halligan

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With our deepest Sympathy, our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family - Darnley and Downey Family's

- Downey and Darnley Families, Mobile, Al


Ebb, Our thoughts are with you and your family.

- Bob and Robin Evans, Jacksonville , Fl


Sending our sincere condolences for your loss. We are keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers.

- Kathy and Martin Koncul, Savannah, Ga


Ebb, Reemer, and Charlie, As you know, Claire was like a second Mom to Elizabeth and me. I loved her deeply and will always cherish the time I spent with her from the days we were little until now. I’ll never forget all the delicious recipes she shared with us or the way she always Made us laugh with her stories from the past. I’ll miss visiting with her, the sweet and thoughtful notes she’d send me, and her smile. I’ll keep her forever in my heart. All my love , Virginia

- Virginia Sullivan Singletary , Savannah , Ga


Dear Ebb, Reemer, and Charlie, I am so very sorry to hear this sad news about Claire. I always had fun anytime I had the good fortune to spend time with her. Her sense of humor was surpassed by none, and I loved her. I will be thinking of all of you and Suzanne, her faithful friend, in the coming days. My prayer for all of you is that the good times that you shared with Claire, your Faith, and all the happy memories will comfort and sustain you now and forever. With love and sympathy to each one of you, Jan

- Jan Daniel Crawford, Virginia Beach, VA


Ebb, Roger and I want you to know that we are thinking of you and remembering the Claire of this picture and reading all the wonderful things your friends are saying about Claire and your family. We have some very happy memories of days gone by with both of you. Many blessings and prayers, Angela and Roger

- Angela and Roger Straight, Savannah , ga


Ebb and family, Kathryn and I were shocked to here about Claire. Words can not express what we feel for you and your family. We had no idea Claire was this sick, we knew about all of her back problems but not this. Ebb, you are all in our prayers.

- Frank & Kathryn Murray, Savannah, GA


Dear ebb, reemer, and Charlie, My heart and prayers are with you. I know how much Claire loved you. Much love, sis and aunt nanc

- nancy sutlive, Alpharetta, Georgia


Michael and I would like to send our condolences to Ebb and Charlie for their hugh lose. We spent many a play game together and other events in the boys early lives. We enjoyed very much her company always. Michael loved her pound cake and learned all about succotash. Sending our love to you both.

- Theresa Cusatis, SAVANNAH, GA


Sonny and I share our deepest condolences to the family. Donna Mobley

- Donna Mobley, Savannah, Georgia


Charlie, Reemer, and Big Ebb, We are so sorry for your loss. May Claire Rest In Peace knowing that she raised two of the finest men I have had the pleasure to know. The Murphy family sends condolences and prayers for you during this difficult time. Love, Brad, Katie, Jack and Mallie

- Murphy Family, Savannah, GA


Dear Ebb...Just want you to know how sorry I am to learn of Claire's passing. She was a dear,sweet girl. I know she will be missed by many. Prayers to you and your family. Sincerely Helen Jewett Weitz.

- Helen Jewett Weitz, Whitemarsh Isle/Savannah, GA


Reemer and Charlie, I'm so sorry for the loss of your mom. I always enjoyed the Christmas Eve parties hosted by your family and all the wonderful cooking, especially the cookie dough balls. She always gave the most thoughtful gifts to Elizabeth and the kids. Little did she realize I used all the cooking accessories more than Elizabeth. Prayers for you and your family.

- John Foley, Roswell, GA


So sorry for your loss.

- Bugsy Graves, Columbia, SOUTH CAROLINA


A candle has been lit!

- David Koncul , Georg


Condolences to Ebb and family. I know Claire will be missed by each of you. May she Rest In Peace.

- Kathleen Kenney Brown, Savannah , Ga


My thoughts and prayers are with all of the family and friends at this sad time. May her memory be eternal. With my deepest sympathy, Irene Miltiades Purdy

- Irene Purdy, Richmond Hill, GA


Thoughts and prayers for all of the family. Claire will be missed by all who knew her Kay Halligan

- , ,


With our deepest Sympathy, our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family - Darnley and Downey Family's

- Downey and Darnley Families, Mobile, Al


Ebb, Our thoughts are with you and your family.

- Bob and Robin Evans, Jacksonville , Fl


Sending our sincere condolences for your loss. We are keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers.

- Kathy and Martin Koncul, Savannah, Ga


Ebb, Reemer, and Charlie, As you know, Claire was like a second Mom to Elizabeth and me. I loved her deeply and will always cherish the time I spent with her from the days we were little until now. I’ll never forget all the delicious recipes she shared with us or the way she always Made us laugh with her stories from the past. I’ll miss visiting with her, the sweet and thoughtful notes she’d send me, and her smile. I’ll keep her forever in my heart. All my love , Virginia

- Virginia Sullivan Singletary , Savannah , Ga


A candle has been lit!

- Jan Daniel Crawford , Virg


Dear Ebb, Reemer, and Charlie, I am so very sorry to hear this sad news about Claire. I always had fun anytime I had the good fortune to spend time with her. Her sense of humor was surpassed by none, and I loved her. I will be thinking of all of you and Suzanne, her faithful friend, in the coming days. My prayer for all of you is that the good times that you shared with Claire, your Faith, and all the happy memories will comfort and sustain you now and forever. With love and sympathy to each one of you, Jan

- Jan Daniel Crawford, Virginia Beach, VA


Ebb, Roger and I want you to know that we are thinking of you and remembering the Claire of this picture and reading all the wonderful things your friends are saying about Claire and your family. We have some very happy memories of days gone by with both of you. Many blessings and prayers, Angela and Roger

- Angela and Roger Straight, Savannah , ga


Ebb and family, Kathryn and I were shocked to here about Claire. Words can not express what we feel for you and your family. We had no idea Claire was this sick, we knew about all of her back problems but not this. Ebb, you are all in our prayers.

- Frank & Kathryn Murray, Savannah, GA


Dear ebb, reemer, and Charlie, My heart and prayers are with you. I know how much Claire loved you. Much love, sis and aunt nanc

- nancy sutlive, Alpharetta, Georgia


Michael and I would like to send our condolences to Ebb and Charlie for their hugh lose. We spent many a play game together and other events in the boys early lives. We enjoyed very much her company always. Michael loved her pound cake and learned all about succotash. Sending our love to you both.

- Theresa Cusatis, SAVANNAH, GA


Sonny and I share our deepest condolences to the family. Donna Mobley

- Donna Mobley, Savannah, Georgia


A candle has been lit!

- Dr Bhavesh Patel , Georg


A candle has been lit!

- Therese and Patrick Sheehan , Georg


Charlie, Reemer, and Big Ebb, We are so sorry for your loss. May Claire Rest In Peace knowing that she raised two of the finest men I have had the pleasure to know. The Murphy family sends condolences and prayers for you during this difficult time. Love, Brad, Katie, Jack and Mallie

- Murphy Family, Savannah, GA


Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200