MARKED TREE - Mrs. Clara Lee Hand, 93, of Marked Tree passed away at St. Bernard's Hospital in Jonesboro Sunday, March 22, 2015. Mrs. Hand was born June 18, 1921 to Alvie and Mae Dover Wilson in Florence, Ala. Mrs. Hand was a member of the Central Baptist church in Marked Tree, enjoyed reading her Bible and attending church, loved to read books of all kinds, and loved spending time with her family.
Survivors include one son David Hand of Marked Tree; two grandsons Brian Hand and Scott Hand; two great grandchildren; two sisters Flora Churchwell of Tyronza and Joyce Moser and husband Alan, of Memphis; four brothers Elmore Wilson of Memphis, Douglas Wilson and wife Mavis of Mt. View, Ark., Kenneth Wilson and wife Gladys of Marked Tree and Johnny Wilson and wife Jean of West Memphis. Mrs. Hand also leaves a host of other family and friends.
Mrs. Hand was preceded in death by her husband, James Hand, her parents, and one brother Thomas Wilson.
Funeral services were March 25 at The Central Baptist church in Marked Tree with Rev. John Smith. Interment followed at Tyronza Cemetery under the direction of Faith Funeral Service of Manila.