OBITUARY

Norvell Olin Clark

May 23, 1925April 9, 2013
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Norvell Olin Clark, age 87, of the Landmark Center, Stuart, and formerly of Fieldale, died Tuesday, April 09, 2013, in Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Born in Lenoir, NC, May 23, 1925, he was a son of the late Oscar Clifford Clark and Mabel Pitts Clark. Also preceding him in death was his wife, Crystal Hundley Clark, and sisters, Lavonda Hutchinson and Marjorie C. Stanley, and brothers, Terrell Clark, Norman Clark and Kenneth Clark, and son-in-law, Paul Setliff.

Norvell was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in the 17th Airborne during World War II and received two purple hearts for his service. He worked in the furniture industry his entire career and retired from American Furniture Company. He was a very active member of Stanleytown United Methodist Church serving on numerous committees and was a member of the Wesley Adult Sunday School Class. Norvell was an avid golfer having played and won many local tournaments and in his later years, he was noted for shooting his age or less.

Surviving are four daughters, Maelynn Farmer and husband Eddie of Radford, Teresa Setliff of Henry, Brenda Smith and husband Mike of Martinsville, Denna Eden of Roanoke, son, Phillip Clark and wife Connie of Easley, SC, two sisters, Kathryn Kelly and husband Jim of Pulaski and Joretta Griffith of Birmingham, AL, seven grandchildren, Jason Smith, Tyler Smith, Andrew Clark, Cody Farmer, Tara Salmons and husband Jonathan, Shelby Sayers and Zachary Taylor, a great-grandson, Cason James Clark, and numerous nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 11 A.M. Friday, April 12, 2013, at Stanleytown United Methodist Church with the Rev. Ken Cleveland and the Rev. Tilden Bridges officiating. Interment will be at Roselawn Burial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to the church, P.O. Box 206, Stanleytown, VA, 24168.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, April 11, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, April 12, 2013
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April 12, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

David, Cynthia, Hannah, and Vera

Anita Davis

April 12, 2013

I have known Norvell for many years.He was very active in the community and always willing to lend a hand to anyone.He was an active member in his church and had a strong christian faith.He will be missed by many.

April 11, 2013

I love the picture of him sitting on the sofa laughing. That is the most familiar image to me. He was always in a good mood and friendly whenever we would go to visit dad at the Landmark. He will be sorely missed by dad and our heart and prayers go out to all of his family.

Terri Cox and Brenda Cox Campbell

Gene Clark

April 11, 2013

Teresa,Phil,Brenda and Maelynn,
I am sure Norvell is at peace.He can be very proud of all of you.Over the past few years he took good care of Grandmother, Aunt Majorie and Chris and you all did the same. He is back with his Dad,and Mom,brothers,Aunt Marjorie and Lavonda and I am sure they are glad to be together again. Remember the good times and that will help get you through. We are all thinking of you.

Love,
Gene ,Becky, Taylor and Tyler.

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