Grace Evelyn Clark, age 82, of David, KY, widow of Henry Clark, passed away Saturday, February 23, 2019, at the UK Bluegrass Care Center, Lexington, KY. She was born September 25, 1936 in Pyramid, KY, a daughter of the late Ashland J. and Elizabeth "Lizzie" Shepherd. She was a member, Sunday Superintendent and Treasurer of the Open Door United Baptist Church, a former teacher at the David School, former teacher's aide at Clark Elementary, former retail clerk at Hobbs Five and Ten. Her most recent job was as a loan receptionist/processor at First Commonwealth Bank, from which she retired in 2005, after 25 years of service.
She is survived by her children; Patricia Louise Lafferty, Prestonsburg, KY, Susan Elaine Campigotto-Geer, South Point, OH, Henry Clark II, David, KY, Della Dorothea (Tim) Ousley, Prestonsburg, KY, Evelyn Carolyn Bear, Pikeville, KY, Caren Margarett (Dale) Slone, McDowell, KY and Rebecca Joy (Michael) Blanton, River, KY, two brothers; Paul Edward (Marsha) Warsaw, IN and Lloyd Bob (Sheryl) Shepherd, David, KY, one aunt; Margaret Mae Tussey, Blue River, KY, eight grandchildren; Victoria Grace Charlton, Joseph Campigotto Jr., Miranda NaShae Shepherd, Nicholas Ross Lafferty, Storm Orion Bear Clark, Blade Turner Greyson Slone, Sage Elizabeth-Charles Slone and Malechi Henry Russey Blanton, five great-grandchildren; Caleb Joseph Zane Charlton, Ellah Grace Lafferty, Axton Clark Hicks, Jonah Ronald Grey Charleton and Truvy Louise Lafferty.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her twins; Elizabeth Dorothea and Charles Earnest Clark, two brothers; Ralph Wheeler Shepherd and Russell Shepherd and one sister; Sally Lou Reynolds.
Funeral service will be conducted Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel with Bob Shepherd officiating. Burial will follow in the Ashland Elizabeth Shepherd Cemetery, David, KY, visitation is after 6 p.m. Sunday and all day Monday at the funeral home, under the professional and dignified care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky.
Open Door United Baptist Church
140 Open Door Church Rd., David KY 41616