Fran S. Clark

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Funeral services for Frann S. Clark, 71, of DeRidder, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009, at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in DeRidder, with Dr. Rod Smith and Rev. Alan Knuckles officiating. Burial will follow in Beauregard
Cemetery in DeRidder under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home in DeRidder. She passed away Monday, Feb. 16, 2009, at Medical City Hospital, Dallas, Texas.
She was born in McComb, Miss. and was reared in Kentwood. She
graduated from Kentwood High School and completed her undergraduate work at Southeastern and McNeese University earning her degree from Southeastern in 1957. She received her master’s in education from McNeese State and plus 30 credits from LSU,
Northwestern, and McNeese. She was very active in the DeRidder Civitan Club and established the DeRidder Junior Civitan Club in 1976. She is an active member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and a member of the DAR.
Frann is preceded
in death by her husband of 51 years, Riley F. Clark, Jr. She is survived by sons, Riley Keith Clark and wife Sandra of Henderson, Ken., and Steven Kerry Clark and wife Rhonda of Commerce, Texas; daughters, Constance R. Clark and husband Vernon of
DeRidder and Krista Lea Clark Reese and husband Ricky of Anacoco; one brother, Dr. Rod Smith and wife Vivian of Laurel, Miss; Eleven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, from 5
p.m. until 9 p.m. at Labby Memorial Funeral Home in DeRidder, and from 10 a.m. until time of service, Thursday, Feb. 19, at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in DeRidder.
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