Shirley Blanche Clark age 90, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018 in Mena.
Shirley was born on December 24, 1927 in Plunkettville, Oklahoma to the late Riley Cinnamon Dunagan and the late Lillie Pearl Gilbert Dunagan. She was the last of 9 children. Shirley was married to the love of life for 54 years, Billy Dick Clark until his passing. She worked in the Daycare business taking care of precious children for 40 years. She was a Charter member of the First Baptist Church and dearly loved her Sunday School Class and Church. Shirley had many hobbies, including reading, crocheting, gardening and taking care of her beautiful flower garden. Most of all she was a wonderful cook and enjoyed preparing meals for her family. Above all she loved God and her family. She was a loving and faithful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, and friend to all who knew her. Shirley will be dearly missed by everyone.
She is survived by her sons Richard Clark and wife Teresa of Mena, Arkansas; Clinton Clark and wife Barbara of Fort Smith, Arkansas. Daughter Judy Hubbard and husband Tommy of Mena, Arkansas. 15 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great- grandchildren. A host of other family and friends
She was preceded in death by her parents Riley and Lillie Dunagan,husband, Billy Dick Clark,a great granddaughter, Kalli Musick. brothers, Clyde Dunagan, Russell Dunagan, Rue Dunagan, Ray Dunagan, and Jack Dunagan, sisters, Vera Davis, Treva Patton, and Ruby Burgess also a great granddaughter, Kalli Musick.
Funeral service will be Friday, December 7, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood Chapel with Brother Russell Threet officiating. Interment will follow in the Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Pallbearers will be Steven Hubbard, Chris Clark, David Lehmann, Billy Clark, Kyle Rowe, and Anthony Clark.
Honorary pallbearers will be Deacons of First Baptist Church.
Family and friends that would like to visit with family may come to home address.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Ninth Street Ministry and Gideons in Mrs. Clark memory.