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(March 15, 1924 – September 17, 2012)

Nellie Clark, 88, of Midland, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sept. 17, 2012 at MidMichigan Medical Center. Nellie was born on March 15, 1924 in Midland to the late Earl and Mabel (Walcott) Saylor. To Nellie her family was her life. She loved making pies, camping, birds and flowers. Nellie is survived by her loving husband and sweetheart Ralph; daughters, Sandy (Bob) Walmsley of Midland, Collieen (Chuck) Barko of Drummond Island, Marsha (Charley) Florey of Midland, Tammy Witte of Fort Wayne; sons, Ralph Jr. (Nancy) Clark of Midland, Dalton (Linda) Clark of Lansing, Rick (Jane) Clark of Keller, TX; 13 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 7 great great grandchildren; sisters, Vera Lamphierd of Florida and Dora Aukerman of Midland. Nellie was predeceased by her sisters, Verness Andrews, Delphine Hite; and her brothers, Oakley, Teal, Sid, Ray, Marvin and Richard. A Funeral Service will be held at the Midland Nazarene Church, on Thursday, Sept. 20 at 11:00 am with Pastor David Anderson officiating. The family will receive friends at Smith-Miner Funeral Home, 2700 W. Wackerly, on Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 4 until 7 pm and on Thursday at the church from 10:00 am until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Midland Nazarene Church. Online condolences can be left at www.smithminer.com