Mr. Clark was a very active member of Petal Church of God. He retired from the US. Marine Corps after 20 years as a 1st SGT and he retired from B&HS Railroad where he was a brakeman. Mr. Clark loved farming, fishing and “piddling”.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harvey and Genia Clark; brother, Norris W. Clark; and his grandmother, Viola Graham.
He is survived by his wife, Emma Clark of Petal; two daughters Kathy (Bill) Purvis of Petal and Sara (Cissy) Clark of Harahan, LA: one son, Dennis (Dianne) Clark of Hattiesburg; two brothers, Gerald (Billie) Clark of Petal and Bobby Joe (Virginia) Coleman of Taylorsville; one sister, Sharon Jean (Greg) Rhymes of Petal; five grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.