Clark obit

John Michael “Johnny” Clark, 59 of Graceville passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the Campbellton-Graceville Hospital following an extended illness.

Celebration of Life will be  11 a.m., Friday, July 29, 2016 at the Chapel of James & Lipford Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Campbellton First Baptist Church Cemetery with James & Lipford Funeral Home in Graceville directing. Family will receive friends 10 a.m. until time of service.

Johnny was born in Graceville on October 20, 1956 to the late Eros H. “Pete” Clark and Bonnie Myrle Barfield Clark. An alumni of Graceville High School, Johnny was retired as supervisor with Springhill Waste Management and a member of New Hope Assembly of God Church. He loved fishing especially for mullet, and gardening, all for his family and friends.

Survived by his beloved wife of 42 years Anita Clark, Graceville; three children Michael “Tom” Dillard, Kevin Clark, Graceville, Amy Clark, Jacksonville, FL; one brother Alfred “Buddy” Clark (Margie), Bascom, FL; four sisters Bobbie Collins (Robert), Chipley, FL, Linda Swords (Jerry), Joyce Chambers (Harold), Graceville, Faye Addison, Birmingham, AL; four grandchildren Angela Clark, Luke Clark, Preston Dillard, Addison Dillard.