|Birth: ||Apr. 30, 1914|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 2004|
WASHINGTON, IL - Eva V. Clark, 89, of 204 Connecticut St. died at 8:43 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, 2004, in the OSF Saint Francis Medical Center emergency room in Peoria, IL.
Born April 30, 1914, in Mammoth Springs, Ark., to Benjamin Albert and Irie Mae Mayhan Blackburn, she married Merchel C. Clark on Jan. 8, 1932, in Fulton County, Ark. He died March 30, 1973, in Peoria.
She also was preceded in death by three sons, Warren, Norvell and Riley; five brothers; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Surviving are one son, Noble (and Penny) of Las Vegas; three daughters, Jean McColloch and Mary (and Francis) Potter, both of Washington, and Melva Lee (and Walter) Satterlee of East Peoria.; 23 grandchildren, including two granddaughters who were caregivers, Jackie Frost of Washington and Jaimie McFarlin of Eureka; 35 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Ruby Jordan of Washington.
She worked as a waitress at Steak 'n Shake in East Peoria for 37 years, retiring in 1983.
She was a member of Church of Christ in Peoria.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria, where visitation will be two hours before. Doug Hafley will officiate. Burial will be in Fondulac Cemetery in East Peoria.
Memorials may be made to the Northern Tazewell Fire and Rescue Squad or the Epilepsy Foundation.
Peoria Journal Star, The (IL) - Tuesday, February 10, 2004
Benjamin Albert Blackburn (1887 - 1975)
Irie Dotha Jane Mahan Blackburn (1893 - 1941)
Merchel C Clark (1910 - 1973)
Riley Leroy "Dean" Clark unmarked grave (1932 - 1932)*
Norvell Dane Clark unmarked grave (1936 - 1936)*
Warren Dywane Clark (1942 - 1989)*
Melva Lee Clark-Feathers Satterlee (1946 - 2009)*
Harvey Clarence Blackburn (1912 - 1974)*
Eva 'Evie' Virginia Blackburn Clark (1914 - 2004)
Robert Andrew Blackburn (1916 - 1983)*
Fon du Lac Township Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 15, 2008
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