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Marlene Clark’s friend, Tamara Lynch announced her passing on Friday night.
The statement read: “For 15 years she curated a bustling restaurant scene where underground artists mingled with locals and the stars of film and television.”
“She had a vision of culinary excellence coupled with dynamic professional service and would lay out the blueprint for the glamorous LA restaurant scene brilliantly casted with her discerning eye.
“Marlene’s style was impeccable. She loved fashion, food, and acting. Her large, full laugh that could fill a room will be missed. She leaves behind friends and family that will forever be grateful for her grace, love, and beautiful heart. Marlene was one of our finest examples of Black beauty.”