Louis S. Lewis Earl Clark, 86, of Fredericktown died May 19, 2009 at ClaRu DeVille Nursing Center in Fredericktown.
He was born February 11, 1923 at Fredericktown, the son of Fred H. and Birdie Clark.
On July 3, 1946 he was united in marriage to Mary Ruth at Annapolis, Missouri.
Mr. Clark was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Henry Clark; and two sisters, Alma Clark and Alene Brewer.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Ruth Clark; one son, Thomas L. Clark of Fredericktown; two daughters, Teresa Wicker of Tyron, North Carolina and Darlene Dettmer of Arcadia, Missouri; and two brothers, John L. Clark of Fredericktown and Fred J. Clark of Louisiana.
Mr. Clark was of the Protestant Christian Faith and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Services were held May 23, 2009 at Follis and Sons chapel with Pastor Lindell Sikes and Pastor Bob Graham officiating. Burial was at the Oak Grove Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Lucas Delezene, Michael Dettmer, Michael Clark, Harley Clark, Eddie Ray Clark and Jimmy Plummer.
Arrangements by Follis and Sons Funeral Home of Fredericktown, Missouri