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Virgie M. Clark

Monday, August 30, 2004

Virgie M. Clark, 96, of Slater, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004, at her home.

Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, at New Prospect Baptist Church in rural Slater. Rev. Tommy R. Barrett will officiate. Burial will be in the Slater City Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the charity of the donor's choice. Weiker Funeral Home of Slater is in charge of the arrangements.

Born April 28, 1908, in Keytesville, she was the daughter of the late Ira and Nannie Shaull Nix. In 1934, she married Austin Tillotson, who preceded her in death in 1935. On Feb. 20, 1937, she married Forrest Clark, who preceded her in death Nov. 29, 2002. She was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church in rural Slater and was a longtime Slater area resident.

Survivors include one son, Dr. Wilburn Clark of Tempe, Ariz., and two granddaughters.

In addition to her husbands and parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Coleman Henke.