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David Wayne Clark
Birth: Apr. 22, 1958
Shawnee
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1980
Shawnee
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA

David Clark joined the Shawnee Police Department on July 17, 1978, serving as a dispatcher and jailer before becoming a patrolman approximately 9 months before his death.

David was killed in the line of duty Aug 16, 1980, a car accident during a high speed pursuit. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A Tecumseh OK native, David was a member of St. Benedicts Church and left behind loving family, friends, and co-workers. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery.

Police honor guards from all over the state attended his funeral. His name appears on both the Oklahoma and National Law Enforcement Memorial.

His service and sacrifice will always be remembered. 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Shawnee
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Laura Jackson
Originally Created by: Cheryl Nichols
Record added: Jun 25, 2007
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David Wayne Clark
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David Wayne Clark
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David Wayne Clark
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David, you are my 'new' cousin. I am good friend of your sister. We've recently connected thru genealogy research, So sorry to learn of your loss. I talk to your sis allmost every night. I appreciate your service. I'm sure the gates of Heaven opened widel...(Read more)
- Carolyn Higgins
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