Irmgard Rosalie Clark

Published 2:25 pm Monday, July 31, 2023

The funeral service for Irmgard Rosalie Clark will be 2 p.m., Thursday, August 3, at Riverwood Family, with burial in Ruth Cemetery. Visitation is from Noon until the time of the service on Thursday.

Mrs. Clark, 95, of Ruth, died July 29, 2023, at her residence. She was born in Nuremberg, Germany, December 26, 1927, to the late Jean Krug and Karoline Krug. She worked as a Supervisor with Kellwood Garment Factory.

“Rosie” was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She met the love of her life in World War II in her hometown, soon after that they moved to Ruth, Mississippi and they lived many years together before he preceded her in death. She was an amazing cook as well as gardener, taking great care of her yard. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

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She is preceded in death by her husband, Earl D. Clark; her parents; son, Erwin Clark; daughter in law, Olivia Ann Clark; one sister and three brothers.

She is survived by her son, Jimmy Clark; daughter in law, Pam Clark; four grandchildren, Amanda Howell (Keith), Derrick Clark (Barbara), Chad Clark, and Kayla Clark; five great-grandchildren, Dylan Howell, Kelton Howell, Preston Howell, Zeke Clark, and Olivia Ann Clark; sisters-in-law, Evelyn Rossett and Ruth Crisler, as well as other loving family members and friends.

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