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Carmen Charles Clark
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Birth: May 2, 1922
Lawrenceville
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 18, 2011
Lincoln
Logan County
Illinois, USA

Married Oct 26, 1946
Wife: Ruth B. Clark


Vincennes Sun-Commercial (IN) - Wednesday, May 18, 2011

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ill. Carmen Charles Clark, 89, went to be with His Lord at 8:50 a.m. Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.

He was born on May 2, 1922, in Lawrence County, to Harley R. and Bertha Mae Lawrence Clark. He married Ruth Beatrice Mallory on Oct. 26, 1946, and she survives.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughter, Bonita (Clark) Quandt and her husband, Robert, of Mason City; a grandson, Evan Frisby of Clemmons, N.C.; a step-grandson, Wade Quandt of Franklin, Wis.; a step-granddaughter, Traci (Quandt) Murashka and her husband, Oleg, of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; and two step-great-grandchildren.

His parents; and two siblings, Paul Wilber Clark and Zelma Fern Payne, preceded him in death.

Carmen served in the U.S. Army Air Corps in India during World War II. He was an oil field worker, who retired from Tri-state Drilling to begin a second career in of turkey farming. He served as a member of the school board for Billett and Fillmore schools. Carmen loved Jesus Christ and was an active member of the St. Francisville United Methodist Church. He read the Bible daily, finishing it each year then starting over. He also loved to fish and garden; raising vegetables and flowers to share.

He was a loving man who will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

A viewing will be at 9 a.m. CDT Saturday at Smith Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, with a funeral service at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Mick Laflin officiating. Burial will be at Billett Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Harley R. Clark (1893 - 1973)
  Bertha Mae Lawrence Clark (1897 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth B. Mallory Clark (1927 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Zelma Fern Clark Payne (1916 - 1994)*
  Paul Wilbur Clark (1918 - 1987)*
  Carmen Charles Clark (1922 - 2011)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Billett Cemetery
Billett
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Charlotte Eagleson Sechr...
Record added: Jun 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14775264
Carmen Charles Clark
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