Wilda Delores (Black) Lark, age 74 of Lonoke, passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021 with her children by her side. Affectionately known as “Delo” by her friends & family she was born March 29, 1946 in El Dorado to the late Everette Roger & Mary Ellen (Sibley) Black.
Also preceded in death by her husband Ronald Lark, sister Shirley Johnson, 2 brothers Bud & Jim Black, 2 grandchildren Trisha Rene’ & Triston White.
She was a charter member of First Baptist Church of South Bend where she enjoyed attending for the biggest portion of her life. She loved being a teacher, traveling to the Holy Land & playing the piano, but most of all she loved her grandchildren and in 2010 she retired so she could enjoy her great-grandchildren.
Leaving behind to carry on her legacy of love are just some of her many blessings sons Gary (Tammy) Shaw of Cabot & Jim Lark of Kentucky; daughters Cheryl Thomas of Cabot, Ellen (Ben) Hubbard of Little Rock, Patti (Tony) Horton, Paula (Kenny) Davidson of Virginia and Donna (Jerry) Nealy of North Carolina, 26 Grandchildren; Heather, Tara, Chris, Tiffany, Angel, Sammi, Aron, Josh, Matthew, Steven, Melissa, Brandon, Adam, Jared, Shanna, Savannah, Trenton, Logan, Jaden, & Brianna; 39 Great grandchildren & 3 great great-grandchildren; one sister Ginger (Dennis) Sappington of North Little Rock; along with many other family and dear friends.
Service will be held at First Baptist Church of South Bend, 20 Delaney Rd in Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. Visitation will be Friday, February 26, 2021 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
Funeral Services Saturday, February 27, 2021 at noon with Bro. Tim Hicks and Bro. Kerry Gandy officiating. Internment to follow at Springhill Cemetery in Springhill, Faulkner County, Arkansas.
Services provided by A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.