September 22, 2020

Joyce Clark, formerly of Union City, Tenn., died Sept. 20 in Gilbertsville. She was 91.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Eastview Cemetery in Union City .There will be no visitation held at the funeral home and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery at the hour of service. Hornbeak Funeral Chapel, of Fulton, is in charge of arrangements.

She is survived by a daughter, Judy Clark Williams, of South Fulton; a son, John Edward Clark, of Farmington, N.Y.; six grandchildren, Wayne Thomas Bragg, of Lexington, April Stanley, of Brandon, Fla., Cherith Ann Griggs, of Gilbertsville, Joseph Franklin Clark, of Riverview, Fla., Susannah Clark Tegman, of Chandler, Ariz., and Jonathan Clark, of Dickson, Tenn.; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harley Jackson and Ocie Pearl Kennedy Banks; her husband, Virgil Thomas Clark; two sons, Joseph Franklin Clark and James Thomas Clark; two brothers, Edward Banks and Harley Banks, Jr.;and a grandson, Christopher Lynn Clark.

Born June 23, 1929 in Manchester, Tenn., she was of the Baptist faith.

She had lived in Florida, Wayne, Mich., and Union City, then moved to Park Terrace, where she was a resident for 15 years and most recently of Gilbertsville,

Memorials may be made to St Jude, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.

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