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Bertha N. Clark

February 22, 1920 August 31, 2018
Bertha N. Clark
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Obituary for Bertha N. Clark

Bertha N. Clark, age 98, of Summerfield, Ohio, died Friday, August 31, 2018, at Summit Acres Nursing Home in Caldwell. She was born February 22, 1920, in Dexter City, daughter of the late Ernest and May Swain Ball. She was a 1939 graduate of Dexter City High School, and she was a homemaker. Bertha was a member of the Dexter City American Legion Auxiliary, #418 and the East Union Homemakers Club, and she also volunteered for many years at The Samaritan House in Caldwell. She was an excellent baker who was known for her raisin filled cookies and apple pies. She enjoyed word search and crossword puzzles, and she loved playing checkers with her grandchildren. Bertha was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother who was devoted to her family.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, George Lee Clark, whom she married June 10, 1939, and who died August 16, 1998; two sisters, Nora Williams and Betty Huberty; four brothers, Floyd, Willard, Roy, and Robert Ball; a great-grandson, Seth Heine; and a son-in-law, Joe Sumner.

Surviving are her children, Wayne E. (Sharon) Clark of Caldwell, Linda K. (Oneal) Lochridge of Hamilton, Mississippi, Russell A. (Shelia) Clark of Sarahsville, Susan J. Sumner of Zanesville, Barbara J. (Steve) Grywalski of Sarahsville, and James L. (Lisa) Clark of Cumberland; her siblings, Billy Ball of Caldwell, Junior (Marilyn) Ball of Canton, Charles Ball of Sarahsville, and Charlene Archibald of Caldwell; 13 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Friends may call Monday, September 3, 2018, from 3-8PM at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East Street, Caldwell, where the funeral service will be observed Tuesday, September 4th at 11AM with Pastor George Clark officiating. Burial will follow at Ogle’s Ridge Cemetery.

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Visitation

Monday

3

Sep

3:00 PM 9/3/2018 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/3/2018 8:00:00 PM
McVay-Perkins Funeral Home

416 East Street
PO Box 263
Caldwell, OH 43724

McVay-Perkins Funeral Home
416 East Street Caldwell 43724 OH
United States

Service

Tuesday

4

Sep

11:00 AM 9/4/2018 11:00:00 AM
McVay-Perkins Funeral Home

416 East Street
PO Box 263
Caldwell, OH 43724

McVay-Perkins Funeral Home
416 East Street Caldwell 43724 OH
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Ogles Ridge Cemetery Final Resting Place

Ogles Ridge Road
Dexter City, OH 45727

Ogles Ridge Road Dexter City 45727 OH
United States
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