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Nehemiah CLARK Jr.

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CLARK, Jr., Nehemiah Homegoing Service for Mr. Nehemiah Clark, Jr. will be held on Sat., Nov. 5, 2016 at 11am at Big Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, 220 Auburn Ave., NE, Atlanta, GA. (30303). His body will lie instate starting at 9:30 am. Interment: Westview Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the Church starting at 10:30 am on the day of the Service. Nehemiah Clark, Jr was born in Eatonton, GA the youngest of five children. At an early age the family relocated to Macon, GA where he graduated from Ballard -Hudson H. S. After, Nehemiah studied at Morehouse College and later moved to Los Angles, CA. While in CA. Nehemiah held several jobs in both Los Angles and San Francisco areas, primarily in the corporate banking industry. In 1971 he joined Wells Fargo where he specialized in corporate lending and advanced to Assistant Vive- President and Branch Manager in the downtown Financial Center San Francisco. While at Wells-Fargo he completed advance training in banking at Stanford University Graduate School of Business. At Bethel A. M. E. Church in San Francisco Nehemiah met the love of his life Marion, they married in 1969 and traveled extensively during thier thirty -two years together. 1978 Marion and Nehemiah relocated to Atlanta where he worked for Citizen and Southern Bank. He later served on the Board of Fulton County DFACS and eventually became Real Estate Broker; Fulton County Appraiser and Tax Assessor. As an active member of both Big Bethel and Flipper Temple A . M. E. Churches in Atlanta, Nehemiah held several positions as a servant of A. M E. Churches. Nehemiah Clark Jr. was predeceased by his wife Marion in 2001. He leaves to cherish his memory, brother Willie James Smith; sister Rev. Lula M. Riley both of Macon aunts Ophelia Walker of Atlanta; in-laws, Charles and Bettie Wilson of Phoenix, AZ, nieces Kimberly Carter and Noralyn of CA; many other relatives and friends. TODAY , Public Viewing at Murray Brothers Funeral Home, Cascade Chapel 1199 Utoy Springs Rd.; SW; Atlanta, GA (30331) (404) 349 -3000. MBFH.com
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Nov. 4, 2016
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