Clark, Gertrude

Gertrude Clark, 97, of Spiro, Okla., died Friday, March 31, 2006, in Fort Smith, Ark. She was born Oct. 25, 1908, in Cowlington, Okla., to Melvin Cicero and Barbara Allen Cole Neal.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Tony Clark.

She is survived by a daughter, Linda Scott of Poteau, Okla.; three sons, Neal Clark (and wife, Pat) and Odell Clark (Jo Ella), all of Spiro, and Royce Clark (Fern) of Portales; a brother, Lenuel Neal of Daleville, Va.; a sister, Betty Anderson of Midwest City, Okla.; several nieces and nephews; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great great-grandchild.

Burial will be at Milton Cemetery, Bokoshe, Okla.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (CDT) Sunday at Dowden Funeral Home, Heavener, Okla.

Arrangements are by Dowden Funeral Home, Heavener, Okla.