William Ernest "Ernie" Clark, 75, of Manila died Wednesday, May 15, 2002, at St. Bernards Medical center in Jonesboro. Born at Manila, he was the son of the late Joe and Pearl Jackson Clark and was a lifelong Manila area resident. He was a Mason and was a retired U.S. Navy Veteran. He was also a member of Westside Baptist Church.
He is survived by a nephew, Rick Stripling of Jonesboro.
The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Friday at the Howard Funeral chapel in Manila with Rev. Jim Box officiating. Burial was in the Manila Cemetery.