Martha Mae Clark, 81, of Hannibal, died at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal.


Martha Mae Clark, 81, of Hannibal, died at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal.
Funeral services will be at noon, Saturday, Oct. 31, at Clover Road Christian Church in Hannibal. Rev. Tim Goodman will officiate. Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal. 
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Clark was born May 18, 1928, in Hannibal, to Vaughn B. and Martha Ellen Barchers Smith.
She was married to Charles A. Clark on Sept. 9, 1951 at Southside Christian Church in Hannibal. He survives.
Other survivors include her daughters, Julia E. Clark, Baltimore, Md.; Sarah K. Muse (Frank), Whiteville, N.C.;  Rebecca R. Clark, Louisville, Ky., and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, Edith Smith, Velma Salisbury and Alice Withee; and four brothers, Herbert, Charles, Alfred and Vernon Smith.
Mrs. Clark was a homemaker. She was a graduate of Hannibal High School Class of 1948 and attended Hannibal LaGrange College for one year. She was a member of Harvester Sunday School Class. Mrs. Clark was a member of the Southside Christian Church and later a member of Clover Road Christian Church. She played the organ and piano at Southside Christian Church and at the First Church of God. Mrs. Clark was a Greeter at Clover Road Christian Church.  She worked as an election judge at the polls for 31 years. Mrs. Clark was a girl scout leader at Stowell School for three years and an organizer for nine years. She was the president of PTA at Stowell School.
Memorial contributions may be made to Clover Road Christian Church in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Ronald L. Smith, Mark Adkison, Frank Cross, Joe Nemes, Donald E. Smith and Ron Weldy.
Honorary pallbearers will be Mrs. Clark’s nephews.
Online condolences may be made at www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com.