Clark, James Franklin

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
James Clark
James Clark

James Franklin Clark, 75, of Rossville, died on Wednesday, March 28, 2012.  

He had lived in the North Georgia area for most of his life and was a member of Canaan Baptist Church.  

He loved to dance and enjoyed fishing with his friends and was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be sadly missed by all that knew him.  

He was preceded in death by his parents, William George Clark, Sr. and Ida Mae Weathers Clark;  siblings, May Louise, Francis, William, Jr., Roy, Myrtle, Gladys, Joe, Christine and Dorothy.

Survivors include his loving wife of more than 57 years, Patricia Clark of Rossville; sons and daughters-in-law, Tony and (Twonna) Clark and Ronald and (Sherry) Clark, all of Soddy Daisy, and Mike Clark of Rossville; sister and brother-in-law, Louise and (David) Hicks of Signal Mountain; seven grandchildren, Serenity, Hayden, Kaitlin, Michaela, Austin, Jordan and Ashlea; one great-grandchild, Cameron and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 30, in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel with Reverend Harold Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in the Lakewood South Memory Gardens.  

The family will begin receiving friends after 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 29, and prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home.  

Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Oglethorpe.

 


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