Claire K. O'Cain
January 10, 1929 – April 3, 2021
On Saturday, April 3, 2021, Claire King O'Cain, beloved wife and mother passed away peacefully at the age of 92. She was born in Heartsville, South Carolina on January 10, 1929; daughter of the late Edward and Cora Mae King and sister of the late Faye Lipham and late Wilson King. She attended Columbia College, which is when she met her loving husband, Don O'Cain. They were married in 1948 and had a son, Randy O'Cain. After moving to a few cities, they settled in Birmingham in 1968 where they became devout members of Briarwood Presbyterian Church. She loved the Lord, her family, her books, and her cats.
She is survived by her husband, Don O'Cain, after 72 wonderful years together; their son, Randy (Lisa) O'Cain; grandchildren, Ashley (Clark) Grissom, Staci (Kenny) Horne; and 3 great grandchildren.
Private funeral for immediate family will be held Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at Elmwood Cemetery.
"Jesus said to her, 'I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?'" (John 11:25-26)
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.johnsridoutselmwoodchapel.com for the O'Cain family.