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Elizabeth Warren Clark
Elizabeth Warren Clark

July 5, 1919 - May 9, 2011
Born in Athens, TN
Resided in Candler, NC
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CANDLER – Elizabeth Warren Clark, 91, of Pisgah Hwy., went to be with her Lord on Monday, May 9, 2011, at St. Joseph's Campus, Mission Hospitals.

She was born July 5, 1919, in Athens, TN, and was a lifetime resident of Hominy Valley. She was a daughter of the late Ulus and Effie Lea Watts Warren. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Homer Davis Clark, sisters Olivia Stanberry and Maybre Warren, and brothers Thurlow Warren and David Leslie Warren.

Mrs. Clark worked for 15 years at the American Enka Corp during WWII, and later was a hostess at McDonalds. She was a member of Hominy Baptist Church and frequently attended Liberty Baptist Church. She was a charter member of the DayStay Program at Hominy Baptist.

She is survived by daughters Janice C. Singleton and husband Kenneth of Candler, and Linda C. Manis and husband David of Candler; sons Bill N. Clark and wife Bea of Mars Hill, Jerry D. Clark of Houston, and J. Les Clark and wife Sandy of Candler; eight grandchildren, and thirteen great-grandchildren; sisters Lillian Martin of Candler and Marcelene Jackson and husband Robert of Candler; and by numerous nieces and nephews. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, housemaker, and caretaker of her beautiful home on Pisgah Highway.

A celebration of life service will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Hominy Baptist Church, with Dr. Joe Yelton and Rev. Derrick McCarson officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Phillip Jackson, Warren Stanberry, Johnny Dills, Tim Clark, Brian Singleton, and Chris Manis.

Her family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home.

A special thank you to Dr. Kevin Treakle for his care and kindness through the years, and to the staff of DayStay.

Memorials may be made to DayStay at Hominy Baptist Church, 135 Candler School Rd., Candler, NC 28715.




Groce Funeral Home
1401 Patton Avenue
Asheville, NC US 28806
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Hominy Baptist Church
135 Candler School Road
Candler, NC US 28715
Thursday, May 12, 2011
11:00 AM
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
1498 Sand Hill Road
Candler, NC US 28715
Thursday, May 12, 2011


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