Lula Frances Clark, 93, of Vandalia, MO went home to be with our Lord at 4:16 PM on Saturday, November 23, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loved ones.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Waters Funeral Home. Pastor Brian Lehenbauer will officiate. Burial will be in the Vandalia Cemetery following the service.
The visitation celebrating Lula will be held from 10:00 AM until the time of service.
Lula was born on September 14, 1926, in Holbert, Missouri the daughter of Francis (Scott) Elder. She married Albert Ray Clark August 3, 1945 and moved to Vandalia Missouri.
She is survived by her children; Charlotte (Steve), Larry (Chris), Georgie (Sam), Sylvia (Steve), Pat (Quiet), Henry, Mary, Keith (Vickie), and foster children Danielle and Nick. She has 28 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 4 great, great grandchildren along with great nieces and a host of friends.
Lula is preceded in death by her husband Albert Ray Clark, her mother Francis Elder, 2 children Andy and Randy, grandson Kyle Clark and granddaughter Norma Clark.
Lula's greatest joys in life was serving God, her family, her church and her community. She contributed to many charities and she loved quilting, embroidery, latch hook, coloring books and puzzles. Most of what she made she donated. She was a foster parent for years. She sold Watkin and Blair products from her home for many years. She loved sending Christmas cards and all occasion cards. She loved fishing and gardening as well. She was loved and honored by many people. Her selfless devotion to God will be what she will always be remembered best for.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons Randy Smith, Timmy Chatman, Dameun Chatman, Jeffery Chatman, Louis Clark and Jonathan Clark.
Alternate pallbearers are Kehen Clark, Jerimiah Clark, Stewart Edwards, Sean Edwards, Derrick Miller, Mackson Ncube, DeAnthony Weir, and DeMarcus J. Weir.
Honorary pallbearers will be Beckie Chatman, Denice Smith, Grace Ncube, Liz Ncube, Chelsey Clark, Vivian Douglas, and Samatha Edwards.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family to assist with the purchase of a grave marker in care of Waters Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made to the family and video tribute viewed on Lula's memorial page at www.watersfuneral.com.