Funeral services for Linda Louise Clark, age 74, will be held on Saturday, August 11 at 11:00 am at Hillcrest Baptist Church in Jackson, TN with Brother Jerry Welch officiation. Burial will follow at Oakland Cemetery in Trenton, TN.
She was a retired business owner, a beloved mother and grandmother and a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. She will be remembered for her spunky wit and generous heart. She spent much of her adult life living in Trenton where she was most fondly known as “Miss Linda’’ during her time as owner/manager of the Sonic restaurant along with her husband “Mr. Bill’’ Clark.
She was born in Henderson County and was the oldest daughter of the late Otis R. Alexander Sr. and Millie Lou Wells Alexander.
She is survived by her sons Richie Gibson (Carlie) and Mark William Clark (Melissa); her daughters Tracy Gibson St. Romain (Jeff), Juli Clark Bishop (Brickford), Tricia Clark (Jeff); two brothers, Otis Ray Alexander Jr. and Jimmy Alexander; four sisters, Sue Buckley, Martha Lou Lewis, Betty Cash, and Pat McLeary; six grandchildren, Katie Gibson, Samuel St. Romain, Jennifer Clark, Brandon Bishop, Brooke Bishop, Mark William Clark III and great grandson Braxton Bishop. She is also survived by best friend Karen Riggs. She was preceded in death by her husband Bill Clark and brothers Larry Alexander and Billy Alexander.
Visitation will be held Friday, August 10th at Hillcrest Baptist Church from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm, and again on Saturday starting at 10:00 am until the time of the service.
Flowers can be sent to Hillcrest Baptist Church. Those wishing to make donations in lieu of flowers are encouraged to support Birth Choice of Jackson, which was a favorite mission of hers.
Arrington Funeral Directors, 148 W. University Parkway, Jackson, TN 38305.731.668.1111.