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Obituaries for October 30, 2012

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

George A. Clark, 87 of Yorkville, Tennessee died on Friday, October 26, 2012, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Tuesday, August 4, 1925 in Obion County, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Algie Clark and the late Hazel Webb Clark.

He was a retired Farmer & Truck Driver. He served as a Tec 5 in the United States Army from 1944 until 1946. He was a World War II Veteran and was assigned to the 10the Armored Division. He was a former member of the VFW , American Legion and Teamsters Union.

Memorial services will be 11:00 AM, Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at Bethel Baptist Church in Yorkville, Tennessee. Officiating this service will be Rev. Billy Criswell.

Mr. Clark is survived by his wife of 67 years, Mary K. Clark of Yorkville, Tennessee; two sons, George W. Clark & Wife Lisa of Humble, Texas and Ed Clark & Wife Regina of Cadiz, Kentucky; two sisters, Mary Douglas & Husband Marlin of Hammond, Indiana and Edith Owens & Husband Dotson of Kissimmee, Florida; three grandchildren, Brad Clark and wife Lauren of Tyler, Texas, 1st Lt. Adam Clark and wife Rachel of Fort Bliss, Texas and Katie Clark of Houston, Texas; and 1 step-grandson, Chris Wilson and wife Allison of Nashville, Tennessee.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Frank Clark, S.B. Clark and Algie Clark, Jr..

The family asks that memorials be directed to Helping A Hero, P.O. Box # 890786, Houston, Texas 77289 or any U.S. Veterans Organization or the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.

Online condolences may be made to the family at johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of George A. Clark.

Ron Walley, 50, of Tiptonville, TN died Sunday, October 28, 2012 at his residence.

Funeral arrangements for Mr. Walley are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Curry Funeral Home.