Dianna Clark, 71, of rural Memphis, MO passed away Sunday, August 19, 2018, at the University Hospital in Columbia, MO.

The daughter of Marvin Wheaton and Louise Clow she was born August 7, 1947 at Ottumwa, IA and was raised and attended school in Memphis area.

She married Jerry Clark on June 22, 1963 and to this union three children were born: Teresa, Tammy and Tina.

In her spare time she enjoyed tending to her flowers, taking care of her home and always had something baked for when she knew her grandkids were coming over. Her pride and joy were her two little dogs, Annie and Ellie.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Teresa Johnson, a grandson, Michael Briggs, one sister, Shirley Robinson, two brothers, Gary and Teddy Wheaton along with her son-in-law Kenny Lewis.

Those left to cherish her memories are her husband: Jerry Clark of the home in rural Scotland County, near Memphis; two daughters: Tammy Sandretto of Lancaster, MO and Tina (Brian) Byrn of Greentop, MO; grandchildren: Brett Briggs and fiancé Melissa of Memphis, MO, Brad Lewis and Bryan (Tabitha) Lewis all of Memphis, MO, Kiley (Logan) Byrn of Greentop, MO and Courtney (Chris) Holt of Pulaski, IA, 12 great-grandchildren; one sister: Karen Ridge of Kahoka, MO and one brother: Robert Clow of Quincy, IL along with other relatives and friends.

Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to family to help with expenses and can be left at or mailed Payne Funeral Chapel, 202 E. Madison St. Memphis, MO 63555.

Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon, August 23, 2018, at 2:00 P.M. at the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis. Officiating the service was Pastor David Barton. Interment followed in the Memphis Cemetery with Brett Briggs, Tyler Briggs, Randy Ronnie Robinson, Bryan Lewis and Brad Lewis serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were Tim Merritt, Roger Robinson and Randy Wheaton.

Online condolences may be expressed to the Clark family by logging onto Payne’s website at www.paynefunerachapel.com.

Arrangements were entrusted to the care of the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis.