7am News, Sports and Obits

Latest WGIL news
Click to play or
Right click and "Save Target As" to download
Click for Galesburg, Illinois Forecast
Home - Cancellations - Community Events - Contact Us - Mornings - News - Obituaries - Pictures - Programs - Special Events Audio - Sports - Weather
Clark, Elizabeth M.
Elizabeth M. "Bobbity" Clark, 87, of Alexis, IL., died at 5:20 A.M. Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at the Heartland Health Care Center, Galesburg.

She was born August 6, 1923 in Monmouth the daughter of William A. and Bessie E. (Azdell) Cox. She was reared and educated in Alexis where she graduated from Alexis High School in 1942.

Bobbity married William O. Clark in Alexis, Il. on July 11, 1946 and he survives

She had been employed at the Alexis Bank and later in the Parts Office of Farmall in Rock Island, Il. She enjoyed knitting, needlepoint and painting when her health permitted. She was fond of family heirlooms and antiques.

She was a member of the Alexis United Presbyterian Church, past president of the Chapter G of P.E.O., member of the William Dennison Chapter of D.A.R. and the Delta Ace Bridge Club for 45 years.

Surviving are her husband, Bill Clark of Alexis, two cousins, Leonard H. Porter of Winter Haven, FL., and Ross Porter of Smithport, PA.

She was preceded in death by her parents and once cousin, Howard H. Porter.

Graveside services will be 2:00 P.M. Friday, June 17, 2011 at the Alexis Cemetery. Friends may call Friday from 12:30-1:30 P.M. at Hoover-Hall Memorial Chapel, Alexis. Memorials may be given to the Alexis United Presbyterian Church of the Alexis-North Henderson Ambulance Fund.

Online condolences may left at hooverhall.com.
by Newsroom
News management powered by Xpression News

Click here to return to the latest obituary listings