|Death: ||Feb. 2, 2007|
Dorothy Jean Lasley Clark
JONESBORO -- Dorothy Jean Lasley Clark, 77, of Jonesboro, died Friday, Feb. 2, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center.
She was born in Jonesboro and was preceded in death by her husband, T.J. Clark; her parents, Willie Lasley Jr. and Willie L. Washington Lasley; one son-in-law, Joseph Thompson; and one stepson, Willie C. Clark.
She was a member of St. John's Missionary Baptist Church, where she served as a deaconess and the floral chairwoman.
She leaves to cherish her memory four sons, Henton Charles Brodie of Florissant, Mo., Willie Lee Johnson Sr. and wife Ida of Little Rock, Shelby Clark Sr. and wife Barbara, and Manuel Clark and wife Patti, both of Jonesboro; three daughters, Carey Ann Marshall and husband Joe T. of Jonesboro, Laverne Washington of Dallas and Onita Thompson of Jonesboro.
She is also survived by two brothers, Pearly Lasley and wife Helen of Jonesboro, Calvin Lasley and wife Winnifred of Los Angeles; one sister, Ruth Martin of Jonesboro; one stepson, Ervin Clark and wife Rosetta of Jonesboro; six stepdaughters, Doris Richardson, Pearl Simmons, Dorothy Hampton and Earnestine Clark, all of Jonesboro, Barbara Farmer, Dolly Slater, Augusta and Fola Green, all of Searcy; one sister-in-law, Tennessee Johnson of Patterson; 33 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; 15 step-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday at St. John's Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Brandon D. Walker officiating and burial to follow in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery with Emerson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be Frankie Davis Sr., Curtis Howard, Zachery Ward Sr., Willie Johnson Jr., Lewis Davis Jr., Jesse Washington Jr., Pierre Brown and Kevin Johnson.
For those wishing to leave lasting memorials, the family requests you please consider St. John's Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund, 306 North Main St., Jonesboro 72401.
There will be no visitation.
To sign an online guest book, go to www.emersonfuneralhome.com.
Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Sandra
Record added: Aug 14, 2007
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