James V. Clark, 74, of Great Falls, owner and operator of Jim Clark Trucking and U.S. Army veteran, died of natural causes Saturday, Dec. 1, at a local care facility.
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A gathering of family and friends is 2-5 p.m. Saturday at the Westside VFW. Schnider Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
James was born June 10, 1938, in Ronan to James and Violet (Bicha) Clark. He was raised in Idaho Falls, Idaho, where he graduated from high school. He enlisted in the Army in 1956, was stationed in Korea and was honorably discharged in 1962. He founded Jim Clark Trucking shortly afterward, being both the owner and operator, and he made numerous runs from California to Alberta, Canada.
He enjoyed motorcycle racing, motorcycles, old cars, fishing, hunting and spending time with his friends.
James is survived by a son, Gary Jim Clark of Great Falls; grandchildren Tara, Jennifer, Michael and Christopher; and great grandchildren Trey, Daeli, Addysin, and Mackenzye.
Memorials are suggested by the family to Montana Supporting Soldiers, PO Box 4964, Helena, MT 59604.
Condolences may be posted online at www.schniderfuneralhome.com and/or www.gftribune.com/obituaries.
Published in Great Falls Tribune on Dec. 5, 2012