Published 9:59 am Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Stella Clark

Oct. 21, 1950 — June 6, 2016

Stella Louise French Clark, 65, of Ironton, passed away Monday, June 6, 2016, at her residence. The Lawrence County native was born Oct. 21, 1950, the daughter of the late Wilford French and Louise Hutchinson French.

Mrs. Clark attended Rock Hill High School and was a homemaker. She was a former employee of Cabletron, a member of the Moose Lodge 701 in Ironton and was of the Pentecostal faith.

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In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Eugene French, Kenny French and Willard Eugene French; and two sisters, Betty Miller and Delores Pernestti.

She is survived by three sons, Mark (Millisa) Clark, of Pine Grove, John (Linda Pierson) Clark and Randy (Donna) Clark Jr., all of Ironton; a daughter, Amanda Clark, of Ironton; five grandchildren, Jessica Koeanig, Kimberly Clark, Terri Clark, Emily Clark and Marky Clark; two great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Danielle Koeanig and Airabella Shay Clark; and a brother, Rick French, of Texas.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Phillips Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Lawrence Furnace Cemetery and visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service Friday at the funeral home. To offer condolences to the family, please visit


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