Darlene Clark, 78, born October 7, 1942 and departed for her heavenly home on September 13, 2021. Darlene is preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Edith Taylor, beloved sons, Danny Stuart (passed away June 2021) and Dennis Stuart (passed away March 2020), and brother, Mike Moll. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Frank Clark, daughters, Tammi Wyatt-King (Rick) of Hendersonville, Kim Ralph of White House, daughter in love, Adrienne Van Wagoner of Hemet, CA and sister, Wanda Boyd of Hendersonville, 12 grandchildren: Brandi Wyatt, Tommy Wyatt, Zach Wyatt, Danielle Ralph Burger (Scott), Hanna Ralph Gentry (Hunter), Sara Stuart, Jason Stuart (Kellie), Josh Tankersley, Dawn Stuart Bickerstaff, Shane Stuart, Jessica Stuart Jenson and Crista Stuart Streley. Darlene is also survived by 22 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren, along with many extended family and friends.
Darlene was a respiratory therapist retired from Baptist Hospital. She was an avid gardener who had the most admired yard in the neighborhood and beyond. She loved to decorate her home for every holiday, make flower arrangements, scrapbook, and make Amish knot rag rugs. Darlene and Frank line danced for 20 years plus. They traveled all over the U.S. and enjoyed many cruises through the Caribbean, Scotland, and Ireland. She also enjoyed her many years of charity events to raise money for Shriners Children’s Hospitals.
A Celebration of Life gathering for family and friends will be held at Hendersonville Funeral Home, 353 East Main Street in Hendersonville on Sunday, October 3rd from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Shriners Children’s Hospital at www.donate.lovetotherescue.org