Obituary for Virginia Maraline Clark (Tritt)
Virginia Maraline Tritt Clark passed away at Wayne T. Patrick Hospice House surrounded by her loved
ones on February 9, 2018. She was born November 14, 1936, in Cleveland County, NC, to the late
Lander Eugene Tritt and Elsie Virginia Cabaniss Tritt. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in
death by her brother, Jerry Wayne Tritt.
Maraline graduated from high school and immediately joined the Air Force where she met and married
her instructor, C.C.! She worked at Celanese, Community Cash and eventually decided to be a hair
dresser for life. She loved the people she met through her job and served on the State Board of
Cosmetology. She also taught: "Look Good, Feel Better" classes for Cancer patients. She was a member
of Ebenezer Presbyterian Church for most of her life, she was President of the Women of the Church
twice, she received a Lifetime Membership Award and ran a Wednesday night kitchen committee for
many years for which she received the "Silver Spoon" award created just for her.
To remember her fondly and smile at the many memories they made together are her husband of 61
years, C.C. Clark, her daughters, Karen Clark (Steve) Pounds and Angela D. Clark (Wendy Driggers).
Celebrating their many memories with her are her granddaughter, Carly N Clark Huneycutt and her great
grandchildren, Caleb E. Idlett and Cheyenne B. Idlett. She loved spoiling her granddaughter and her
great grandchildren. Missing her every day also will be her sister, Patricia Ladrie, her brother, Ronnie
Tritt, her sister, Judy T. Joplin and sister, Kathy T. Holton.
The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, February, 12 at Bass Cauthen Funeral
Home, 700 Heckle Blvd., and other times at the home at 1911 Lakeview Drive, Rock Hill. The funeral will
be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 13th at Ebenezer ARP at 2132 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill with Reverend
Matt Allison presiding and Dr. Mel Wines assisting.
Please make any donations to the Building Fund at Ebenezer ARP (address above) or to the Wayne T.
Patrick Hospice House, PO Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731. Online condolences may be made at