Stayton Mickey, 85,
died Sunday in Stayton, with many family members present. She was
born in Gorman, Tennessee to Herbert R. and Bertha L. (Clark)
Gentry. Mickey grew up in Tennessee and Michigan, moving to Oregon
in 1942, and to Stayton in 1977. She welded in shipyards during WWII
and later was secretary to the Captain of the Port in Long Beach,
California. Mickey enjoyed fishing,
was an avid reader, and loved going to the beach.
Mickey married John
Clack on December 27, 1963 in Reno, Nevada. She is survived by her
husband John of Stayton; Children: Kathleen, John Bradley and
Harold T. Clack all of Salem and Cayce Isenberger of Stayton;
Sister: Cora Turner of Hermiston; 14 Grandchildren; 18
Great-grandchildren; and 2 Great-great-grandchildren. Mickey
was preceded in death by daughter, Julie Ann (Clack) Miley and
sister, Jean (Gentry) Tinsley.
Funeral services will be
Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 11:00 AM at the Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter- Saints Stayton Ward, where she was a member. Interment in
Wisner Cemetery, Scio. Serving the family North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.