Shirley Rae Clark, 83, of North Richland Hills, TX, passed away February 2, 2022, in Graham. Visitation will be held Tuesday, February 8th from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Morrison Funeral Home. Funeral will be Wednesday, February 9th at 2:00 PM at Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Shirley will be laid to rest alongside her beloved Don at Cottonwood Cemetery in Jack County.
Shirley was born in Hamilton County, TX on July 16,1938 to Audie and Jimmie Clark, both deceased.
Shirley worked at Bass Enterprises Production Company as a secretary for most of her adult life before retiring. She married Don Clark on August 18, 1983. They loved spending time together, traveled all 50 states, they enjoyed dancing and being with friends and family. Shirley had an infectious laugh and her eyes would light up as she giggled. She was an exceptional quilter and you could always find her reading novels and solving cross word puzzles.
Shirley is survived by her children, Mark Ables and his wife Mary of Fort Worth, TX, Alan Ables and his wife Jennifer of Franklin, TN, Danny Clark and his wife Barbara of Big Spring, TX, Renee Clark of Midland, TX; nine grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
Shirley is preceded in death by her husband Don Clark; a grandson, Cole Fowler; and her sisters Barbara Abel, Darlene Thornton, and Mary Jo Haller.