Horace "Buddy" Jones Clark
Lake City, FL
Horace "Buddy" Jones Clark, 82, of Lake City, Fl., passed away on Monday, March 31, 2014 unexpectedly.
Born on March 13, 1932, in Ormond Beach, Fl., to the late William Howard and Susan Jones. He was a resident of Greenville, SC; he actively served in the US Navy
for four years during the Korean War
. He retired from the US Post Office in Greenville after 36 years of service. He moved to Lake City in 1998 and became a member of Southside Baptist Church. He enjoyed reading, sports and especially watching Jeopardy. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 47 years, Carolyn A. Clark, his parents and his brother, Howard Clark.
Survivors include his three daughters; Renee Schmitt, of Lake City, Fl., Julie Clark Barnes of Piedmont, SC., Christie Kline of Greenville, SC., one sister; Juanita Bramlett, of Piedmont, SC., and six grandchildren; Courtney, Savannah, Abby, Amanda, Macy, and Allen also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Chapel with Dr. Ralph Rodriguez officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family and friends will be held one hour prior (10:00am-11:00am) to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Southside Baptist Church in his honor, 388 SE Baya Dr, Lake City, FL 32025.
Arrangements are under the direction of GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 3596 S US Hwy 441, Lake City, Fl., 32055, (386) 752-1954. Please leave words of love and comfort for the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.com