Billy J. "Bill" Clark, 70, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2006, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti.
Born Jan. 21, 1935, in Caruthersville, Mo., son of the late Tom and Sarah Cummings Clark, he was employed at Noranda Aluminum, Inc., in New Madrid, Mo.
On July 8, 1977, in Portageville, Mo., he married Jewelene Martin Burkeen, who survives.
Survivors also include one son Bruce Clark and wife, Diane, of Elderburg, Mo.; one daughter, Lorie Hill, of Enville, Tenn.; one step-son, Anthony Burkeen, of Cardell, Okla.; one brother, Thomas Clark, of Gideon, Mo.; one sister, Sandra Lange and husband, Bob, of Doniphan, Mo.; two grandchildren and several step-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Sunday, Jan. 22, at the Church of Jesus Christ in Hayti with the Rev. Paul Quinn officiating.
Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville.
Pallbearers were church members, Leslie, Gary, Tommy and Ryan Drumright and Billy and Michael Quinn.
Bradshaw Funeral Home of Hayti was in charge of arrangements.