Betty Clark

Betty “Blondie,” Smith Clark, 82, died on Friday, May 17, 2019.

She was born in DeQuincy, where she lived all of her life.

Survivors include her children: David (Coleen) Clark, Charles “Charlie” (Valerie) Clark. James “J.R.” (Tina) Clark, Deborah (Mike) VanNetta, and Thomas “Tom” (Carrie) Clark, 13 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren, and one sister, Lorette Johnston.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leon, “Toady” Clark; parents, Lonnie and Emma Smith; four brothers; and five sisters.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be given to the church or charity of your choice.

Her funeral service was held Monday, May 20, at Hixson-Snider Funeral Home in DeQuincy. Rev. Lee Thomas officiated. Burial was in Rigmaiden Cemetery under the direction of Hixson-Snider Funeral Home.