Nov. 18, 1910 - Feb. 15, 2014
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SOUTH BEND- Rev. Arthur C. Clark, 103, was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 15, 2014 after an extended illness. Rev. Arthur C. Clark was born November 18, 1910 in Greenville, Mississippi. He was reared by Mr. Frank and Mrs. Elvina Jones (both deceased). He was also preceded in death by his beloved son, Johnie Lee Clark of South Bend, Indiana. He confessed Christ at an early age and was a gospel singer with the Missouri Southerners for several years prior to being called to preach. Rev. Clark started his first pastorship in 1969 and retired from his duties as pastor in 1995. Rev. Arthur C. Clark is survived by his daughter-in-law, Modena Clark, where he resided in her home for several years; by 11 grandchildren: Johnie Jr. of Houston, Texas, Isiah of Seattle, Washington, Boe, Arther, James (Kim), Michael Wayne, and Charles, all of South Bend, Danney (Lisa), of Bel Air, Maryland, Emmett of Indianapolis, Indiana; 2 granddaughters: Pam of Oakland, California and Ann of Chino Hills, California; and a lifelong family friend, Freddy Johnson of South Bend; 20 great grandchildren; and 13 great great grandchildren. He also leaves a host of other family members and friends. Special mention goes out to his grandsons: Charles, James, Arther, Boe, Michael-Wayne and Emmett. A special thank you to the Center for Hospice Care, South Bend, Indiana. Rev. Arthur C. Clark was a devoted gospel singer and loved sharing his wisdom and knowledge of the Lord with others. He was quite a gentleman with a great sense of humor and will be truly missed by all those who came to know him and loved him. Services will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2014 in Second Baptist Church, 24828 Fillmore Road, South Bend. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m., funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Highland Cemetery. Sign his guestbook at www.clarkoneal.com. Clark-O'Neal Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.
Published in South Bend Tribune from Feb. 20 to Feb. 21, 2014