Carol Lynn Ogden passed away at her home in Lamar on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at the age of 48 years.
Carol was the daughter of Jack N. Clark & Ida B. (Tackett) Clark, born on January 30, 1965, in Oklahoma City. She was brought up and attended schools and one year of college in northwest Arkansas. She worked eight years for NCR as a computer technician, two years of that time in Aztec, New Mexico. For the past three years, she had made her home in Lamar.
Carol was a woman of faith, although she had no particular religious affiliation. She enjoyed reading, and loved to play with her grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her brother, Terry Clark, in 2006.
She is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Smith and husband Jordan, of London, Arkansas; her self-appointed son, Charlie Kyger, of Rogers, Arkansas; three grandchildren: Hunter Smith, Blake Smith, and Jaden Smith, all of London, Arkansas; her mother, Ida Penny, of Lamar; her father and stepmother, Jack & Linda Clark of Hazeldell, Washington; four brothers: Lonnie Hoelscher and wife Amy of Bartlesville, Thairon Hoelscher of Siloam Springs, Arkansas, Duane Hoelscher of Guthrie, Michael Clark and wife Tina of Hazeldell, Washington; two sisters, Phyllis Blood and husband Danny of Lamar, and Sherri Smith and husband Steve of Norman; three uncles: Fred Tackett and wife Suzy of Jackfork, Oklahoma, Lee Tackett and wife Beverly of Calvin, and Olen Tackett and wife Sam of Lamar; two aunts, JoAnn McCord and husband Bob of Lamar, and Patti Baker and husband Arnold of Hartshorne. Numerous other relatives, and many friends.
Funeral services will be Friday, January 24, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Holdenville, and Carol will be laid to rest in the Lamar Cemetery. Rev. Rob Lindley and Bro. Lonnie Hoelscher are the officiating ministers. Pallbearers are Kane Tackett, Kyle Tackett, Fred Tackett, Lee Tackett, Bryan Blood, and Bob McCord. Honorary pallbearers are Hunter Smith, Blake Smith, Jordan Smith, Thairon Hoelscher, Lonnie Hoelscher, and Bert Johnson.