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Nellie Hoggard Clark

March 11, 1930 - May 5, 2021

WINDSOR, NC – Nellie Hoggard Clark, age 91, of Askewville Road, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Clark was born on March 11, 1930 to the late James Edward Hoggard and Byra Margaret Hoggard in Bertie County, NC. Nellie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She cherished her family and loved to cook for her children. She also enjoyed working in her flower garden, her vegetable garden, and quilting as long as her health permitted. She was such a sweet lady that was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all that knew her.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Alton Lewis Clark, a brother, Merle Hoggard, and sons-in-law; Richard Baggett, Lonnie Culbreth, and Jack Dixon.

Nellie is survived by four daughters, Janice Clark Culbreth of Windsor, Patricia Clark Dixon of Vanceboro, NC, Brenda Clark Baggett White of Windsor, Deanie Clark Hoggard and husband Tim of Lincolnton, NC; son, Bobby Lewis Clark and wife Hope of Macclesfield, NC; two brothers, Earl Hoggard and wife Charlie Mae of Windsor, and Spencer Hoggard of Windsor; 8 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Friday, May 7, 2021, from 5:00 pm until 6:00 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC and other times at the home.

A celebration of life funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 11:00 am at the Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC, with Pastor Webb Hoggard and Pastor Randy Pierce officiating. Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Gardens, Ahoskie, NC.

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Clark family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, May 7, 2021

Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Ahoskie

205 NC Highway 42 W
Ahoskie, NC 27910

Service Information

Date: Saturday, May 8, 2021

Time: 11:00 am


Chapel of Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Ahoskie

205 NC Hwy 42 West
Ahoskie, NC 27910

Pastor Webb Hoggard and Pastor Randy Pierce officiating

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, May 8, 2021


Highland Memorial Gardens

US 13 South, 109 Ward Road
Ahoskie, NC 27910

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