Irene Stark, age 92, of Greers Ferry, Arkansas, passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2013, in Heber Springs, Arkansas. Born in Miller, Arkansas, on June 22, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Bill and Mary Murphree Birdsong.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Leo Stark; two brothers Sidney Birdsong and J.W. Birdsong; a sister Dewell Hooten; her son S.B. Stark; and her daughter Kathaleen Stark Landreth.
She is survived by her son Tommy Stark, daughter-in-law Linda Stark, brother Oran Birdsong, her sister Imogene McVey, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Mrs. Stark is also survived by other relatives and many friends.
Visitation iwas September 15, 2013 at Olmstead Funeral Home. Funeral Services were Monday, September 16 in the West Side Baptist Church in Greers Ferry. Interment followed in the Shiloh Cross Roads Cemetery.