Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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May 19, 2013

Margaret Jeanette Clark Kuffner

PRINCETON — Margaret Jeanette Clark Kuffner went to be with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, May 16, 2013 a resident of Cassells Board and Care in Princeton, formerly of Bluefield, Va. She was born in Ennis, W.Va. on September 12, 1926, the daughter of Walter Whitfield Clark and Margaret Tennessee (Musick) Clark.

Through the years Jeanette worked at the Piggly Wiggly in Northfork, W.Va., Budnick's Furniture Keystone, W.Va. for around 20 years, then Western Sizzlin Steakhouse in Bluefield, Va. She was a waitress there for many years. She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Princeton, W.Va.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Steve Lewis Kuffner; six brothers: Hubert Clark Abbs Valley, Va., Earl Clark of Las Vegas, Nev., Corbin Clark of Torrance, Calif., Carl Clark of Kincaid, Ill., Claude Clark of Princeton, W.Va., and Walter Clark Jr. of Bluefield, W.Va.; and four sisters, Louise Beckett of Bluefield, W.Va., Opal Falcomato of Grants, N.M., Merle South of Taylorville, Ill., and Lorena Henley of Tovey, Ill.

Survivors include one brother, Thomas Clark of Goshen, Ind., many nephews and nieces, and so many other members of the family and friends who affectionately called her Aunt Jeanette; the staff of The Rockin' Chair Residential Care in Lerona, W.Va., and the staff of Cassells Board and Care.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2013 at Roselawn Memorial Gardens at Princeton, W.Va.

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Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory of Bluefield is serving the family of Jeanette Kuffner.

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