Gloria Jean (Murphey) Clark, age 73, passed away on Feb. 16, 2017, at Ardmore. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017,  in The Chapel at Griffin~Hillcrest with Mike McGowen, Minister to officiate. Interment to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Gloria was born on Feb. 13, 1944, to Kenneth L. Murphey and Doris Maye (Olmstead) Murphey, at Ardmore. She attended and graduated from Ardmore High School. She married W.O. Clark on Aug. 3, 1962. Gloria taught children’s and women’s Bible classes and taught over 1,300 international students through World Bible School. She loved counted cross-stitching and crocheting. She was a member of the McLish Avenue Church of Christ in Ardmore.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth L. Murphey and Doris Maye (Olmstead) Murphey.
Gloria is survived by her husband, W.O. Clark; three sons: Wade Clark and wife, Natalie, Chris Clark and wife, Jeana and Michael Clark and wife, Christi; grandchildren: Allison Wilkie and husband, Jack, Emily Clark, Micah Clark, Carson Clark and Keegan Clark; two brothers, Dennis Murphey and wife, Margo and Larry Murphey and wife, Lynne; three nieces and one nephew; and a host of family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in her name to “The Gospel of Christ”, P.O. Box 788, McMinnville, TN 37111.
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