John Clark Sr. (1923 - 2014)

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John A. Clark, Sr.


Mr. John Alvin Clark, Sr., 90, husband of Virginia Starkey Clark, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at his home.

Born in Pickens County, the son of the late John Elbert and Annie Bishop Clark, Mr. Clark was a retired supervisor with US Finishing and was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. He was a US Army veteran having served in WWII.

Surviving, in addition to his wife of sixty-seven years, are a daughter, Cathy Bhattacharjee (Sam) of Houston, TX; ; a grandson , Brandon Bhattacharjee; and a great-granddaughter, Emily Bhattacharjee. In addition to his parents, Mr. Clark was predeceased by a son, John A. Clark, Jr.; three brothers, James, W.B., and Guy Clark; and two sisters, Dorothy Hudson and Lucille Green.

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, June 14, 2014 in the chapel of Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown with Reverends Paul Turner and Jim Ed Looper officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM until 10:45 AM Saturday at the funeral home, prior to the service.

The family is at the home.

Memorials may be made to the Mission's Fund of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, 1623 Hester Store Road, Easley, SC 29640.

Condolences may be expressed online at or in person at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown, which is assisting the family.


Funeral Home
Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory - Downtown
305 West Main Street  Easley, SC 29640
(864) 859-4001
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Published in The Greenville News on June 14, 2014
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