Mrs. Julia Elmira Clark, 97, passed away Monday April 14, 2014 in Lake City, Florida. She was born on April 9, 1917 in Jacksonville, Florida to Emma Elizabeth Higginbotham and Owen Calvin Richardson. She is preceded in death by her husband of 50 years: Robert Lee Clark; and her daughter: Sharon Simons.
She is survived by her daughters: Roberta Courson of Lake City and Elaine Shenhorn (Keith) of Jacksonville; three granddaughters; five great-granddaughters; two great-great-granddaughters and a number of nieces and nephews and longtime friends also survive.
Memorial services for Mrs. Clark will be conducted at 11 A.M. on Saturday April 19, 2014 in the chapel of the Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home with Rev. Herman Hampton officiating. The family will receive friends from 10-11 A.M. (one hour prior to the services) at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to a
. Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home, 458 S. Marion Ave, Lake City, please sign the online guestbook at parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com