Olline Clark Callens, 88, of Pineville died Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 4:55 AM in Jennings, Louisiana.
Mrs. Callens was a native of Crowville, Louisiana and was born to Annie and Joel Clark on September 9, 1922. Mrs. Callens was a 1939 graduate of Crowville High School and a 1973 graduate of Louisiana College in education. She served during WWII in the United States Navy. She worked for the Rapides Parish School Board as a school teacher. Mrs. Callens was a member of St. Michaels Episcopal Church in Pineville where she served on the vesting committee, the alter guild and a member of the "Go Getters". She was also an active member of the DAV.
She is survived by one daughter Christy Jane Callens of Kinder, Louisiana, one grandson Caleb Clark Callens of Pineville, LA, two brothers Woodson Clark of West Monroe, LA and Billy Clark of Winnsboro, LA, and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Callens is preceded in death by her husband Wilbur G. Callens, her parents Annie and Joel Clark, two sisters Katherine Major and Alene Paul, Two brothers Castelle Clark and Wesley Clark.
Her funeral will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 11:00 AM from the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Robert Bozeman will officiate. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Pineville, LA. Visitation will begin on Friday at 5:00PM until 7:00PM and will continue at 9:00 AM until the time of services on Saturday. A graveside service will be held at 2:30 PM Saturday at the cemetery in Pineville.