Eleanor Littlejohn Clark

Mrs. Eleanor Littlejohn Clark, 78, of Grenada, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at her residence. 

The family received friends from 1 p.m. until service began at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 at McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada and Dr. Brent Barker officiated.  Interment followed in the Bluff Springs Cemetery in Webster County. 

She was born March 29, 1940 in Pontotoc County to Thomas W. and Beulah Williams Littlejohn.  She retired after having worked for many years as a cosmetologist in her salon, Kut & Kurl.  Eleanor was an active member of Emmanuel Baptist Church where she enjoyed singing in the Sanctuary Choir and the Silvertones.  She also served as a devoted Deacon’s wife in the church’s Deacon Ministry and was a former Sunday school teacher.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband William “Lynn” Clark; and six siblings, Arlis Littlejohn, Dorothy Frederick, Cleveland Littlejohn, Thomas Littlejohn, Marvon Littlejohn and Marlton Littlejohn.

Survivors include one son, Ronald Clark(Phoebe) of Grenada; three daughters, Sandra Stewart(Dwight) of Duck Hill, Melanie Barnett(Michael) of Birmingham, Ala. and Kay Mims (Todd) of Senatobia; five sisters, Katie Robertson of Arab, Ala., Nadine Harris and Elaine Medders both of Mathiston, Ilene Fleming of Eupora, and Maxine Shinall of Pittsboro; one brother, Avalon Littlejohn of Eupora; nine grandchildren, Scott Stewart, Amanda White, Blake Clark(Kelli), Ricky Clark(Megan), J.T. Mims, Cody Mims(Laura), Josh Mims, Kathy Clark Sewell(Conner) and Noah Barnett; ten great-grandchildren, Marleigh Robinson, Jakob Welch, Mitch Stewart, Haylan White, Brandon Clark, Lyla Mims, Aven Claire Clark, Colin Clark, William Mims and Carter Sewell and one sister-in-law, Betty Dalton of Duck Hill.

Pallbearers will be Noah Barnett, Blake Clark, Ricky Clark, Cody Mims, Josh Mims, J.T. Mims, Mitch Stewart and Scott Stewart.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com.