Another Loss: RIP Mildred Clark

TBGB thanks Tammy Taylor ( for passing on this sad news.

Mildred Clark, of the famed Mildred Clark & KC Melody-Aires, passed away this week.

Ms. Clark had been suffering from cancer. She went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 21, 2007.

The Melody-Aires were popular in the Midwest during the 70’s and 80s. Mildred was honored a few years ago during the Gospel Music Workshop of America in Kansas City, MO.

Her nephew, Carlton Coffield, a gospel music promoter, can be contacted for further details Please keep the family in your prayers.

About Bob Marovich

Bob Marovich is a gospel music historian, author, and radio host. Founder of Journal of Gospel Music blog (formally The Black Gospel Blog) and producer of the Gospel Memories Radio Show.

One comment

  1. I just finished listening to a Mildred Clark album. I have never heard her before. Very powerful and beautiful. Thank you God. Thank you Mildred.

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