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Helen Elizabeth Crall Clark
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1861
Wayne County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1946
Oakley
Lucas County
Iowa, USA

Wife of James Willard Clark. Daughter of William Crall and Elizah Ellsworth

OBITUARY

THE CHARITON LEADER
Chariton, Iowa
Tuesday, August 20, 1946

HELEN E. CLARK

Helen E. Clark, daughter of William and Eliza Crall, was born June 3, 1861, in Wayne county, Iowa and departed this life August 16, 1946, at the age of 85 years, two months and 13 days, following an extended illness at the home of her daughter in Oakley, Iowa.

She was united in marriage July 4, 1878, to James W. Clark, who preceded her in death September 10, 1934. To this union eight children were born.

During early life, she affiliated with the Methodist church and continued a faithful worker in the church departments. She spent her entire life in Iowa with the exception of a few years in Nebraska.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Goldie Burgett and Mrs. Ethel Davis, of Oakley; two sons, Bud Clark of Phoenix, Arizona and Everett E. Clark, of Tucson, Arizona; one sister, Mrs. Amanda Branham, of Russell, also fifteen grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends who will miss her from their midst.

Funeral services, conducted by the Rev. Paul Beals, were held at the Oakley church Sunday, August 18, at 2 o'clock. Interment was made in the Mt. Zion cemetery.

Obituary courtesy of Charles M. Wright
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Crall (1824 - 1872)
  Elizah Ellsworth Crall (1824 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  James Willard Clark (1854 - 1934)
 
 Children:
  Goldie Irene Clark Burgett (1884 - 1970)*
  Columbus Clark (1887 - 1896)*
  Guy Earl Clark (1890 - 1929)*
  Ethel Mae Clark Davis (1893 - 1983)*
 
 Siblings:
  America A. Crall Shelton (1856 - 1889)*
  Amanda Jane Crall Branham (1859 - 1953)*
  Helen Elizabeth Crall Clark (1861 - 1946)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Zion Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Row 15 N-S Grave 11
 
Created by: Skip
Record added: Nov 04, 2009
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Helen Elizabeth <i>Crall</i> Clark
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Helen Elizabeth <i>Crall</i> Clark
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 Added: Jul. 3, 2013
 
 
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