William Fred Clark Jr. 81, of Connelly Springs died January 13, 2018 at Carolina Rehab Center in Burke County, N.C. Mr. Clark was born May 26,1936 in Knoxville, Tennessee to the late William Fred Clark Sr. and Eliza Viola Hill Clark. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Stellese Dunn, one brother Winfred Clark and one sister Geneva Clark.
Mr. Clark was a retired truck driver for W&L Motor Lines and was a member of Shining Light Baptist Church in Drexel, NC.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife Barbara Sue Clark of the home, daughter, Elizabeth Louise Shepherd of Smithfield, Va. also, four step-sons, John Rainey, Ben Rainey, Robert Thomas and David Truesdale and a step-daughter Susan Stewert and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will take place on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Shining Light Baptist Church in Drexel, NC officiated by Rev. Danny Castle.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to:
Shining Light Baptist Church, 3682 Tom Deal Ave. Valdese, NC 28690 or
Levine Cancer Institute/Carolina Blue Ridge, 730 Malcom Blvd., Connelly Springs, NC 28612
Mackie Funeral Home of Granite Falls, NC is serving the family.