ALTON – Ada Thomas Clark Wied, 90, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at her home in Mission.
Mrs. Wied was born on Jan. 4, 1929, in Realitos to Lillie and Frank Clark. She graduated from high school in Houston. After her husband, Herbert, came back from WWII they began their married life in Realitos. They moved to Sharyland in 1954. She was a founding member of Faith Baptist Church in Palmhurst.
Survivors include her husband of 71 years, Herbert Arno Wied; children, Donna Wied, Glenn Wied, Dana Wied; and seven grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her siblings Lidy Rossi, Frank Clark, Forrest Clark, Cotton Clark, Jim Clark, Maude Rogers, Leta Fowler and Lillie Biela.
A funeral service was held on Jan. 26 at Faith Baptist Church. Burial followed at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in McAllen.