Lark Lands
1950 - 2020
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Lark Lands was born on Sept. 5, 1950, to Dois and Lyndall (Armistead) Lands in Houston, Texas. She passed away Nov. 18, 2019. She attended elementary and high school in Arlington, Texas.
Those who knew Lark would say she was an incredible person.  Because of her research in AIDS/HIV, she helped thousands of people, both directly and through her lectures and writing. Today that number more likely extends to millions worldwide.  
For many years, she traveled as a featured speaker, giving as many as 40 speeches per year in different cities in the United States and abroad. Many people attribute their survival, or a significant share of it, to Lark's expertise and guidance. 
Lark's last project was working with people living with HIV and with the AIDS orphans project she co-founded in South Africa.?
Lark was preceded in death by her parents, Dois and Lyndall Lands, and her brother, Larry Lands.
Lark is survived by her son, Wes Woods, daughter-in-law Preeti Woods and grandson Welden Woods of Little Rock, Ark.; her aunt, Mrs. Norma Lands of San Antonio; and numerous cousins. 
Lark's wishes were that she be laid to rest with her father and brother in a private ceremony in Commerce, Texas. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in her name to either the American Cancer Society or Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.


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Published in Clear Creek Courant from Mar. 11 to Apr. 1, 2020.
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Guest Book sponsored by JoAnna Lands and Wes Woods
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6 entries
August 1, 2020
In loving memory of our wonderful Lark. We will love you and miss you always.
MAZEN NOUREDDIN
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August 1, 2020
In loving memory of the wonderful Lark. We will love you and miss you always.
MAZEN NOUREDDIN
Friend
July 31, 2020
Dede Waldron
Friend
April 12, 2020
I'm sorry for your loss, may the god of comfort, comfort those mourning, and bind up the broken hearted. Isaiah 61: 1,2
Arthur Brees
April 5, 2020
Good morning Lark and Larry. It is Palm Sunday and things are kinda different here right now. Lark, with your expertise you are greatly missed. I'm sure you could have come up with a remedy. Miss you and Larry. Love, JoAnna
JoAnna Lands
March 15, 2020
Lark, you were an incredible person. We always relied on you for your expertise and knowledge. Even though you may not have thought it, I did love you and always wished you well. I am so glad you are with your brother now. I'm certain it was a wonderful reunion. Rest in peace.
JoAnna Lands
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