October 18, 2013

Olivia “Levia” Grooms Clark, 95, of Laurel Hill, N.C., passed away Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at Pinehurst Health Care and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born Aug. 4, 1918, to the late Callie Chavis Grooms and John William Grooms.

She was predeceased by husband Ervin James Clark and son William Howard Clark Sr.

Survivors include her son, Ronald Clark and wife Barbara of Rockingham; daughters, Doris Smith and husband Walter of Laurel Hill and Beverly Hill of Laurel Hill; daughter-in-law, Sue Clark of Laurel Hill; a sister, Peggy Hodges of Hamlet; grandchildren, Ronnie Clark and wife Tara of Elizabeth City and Jane Patterson and husband Don of Laurinburg; great-grandchildren, Margot Clark of Elizabeth City and Katlyn Clark of Buies Creek; step grandchildren, Tammy Gibson and husband Frank of Ellerbe and Amanda Cirpiani and husband Billy of Rockingham; step great-grandchildren, Tyler Clark, Luckey and Ava Cirpiani.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 19 at Richard Boles Funeral Service.

Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. on Oct. 20 at the Laurel Hill Baptist Church officiated by Pastor Don Malpass and Pastor Kyle Wyckoff. Burial will follow in Hillside Memorial Park.

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