James O. Clark

September 8, 1931July 12, 2018

James Olen Clark, age 86, born September 8, 1931 peacefully went home to be with his Lord and Savior on July 12, 2018. He served in the US Marines and was a faithful member of First Baptist Church of Powell. Preceded in death by parents, Ruth Clatis and Herbert Oscar Clark; two infant brothers; granddaughter, Libbie Henley; grandson, Timmy Henley. Survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Mary Lou Clark; children, Mark and Paula Henley, Becky and Neil Grooms, Danny and Melanie Henley; grandchildren, Jimmy Henley, Suzanne and Josh Hipsher, Jason and Tracy Grooms, Luke and Katie Grooms, Sarah and Jason August, Ashley and Nick Moore, Erin and Ron Dupler, Amy Jones; great grandchildren, Jake, Eli and Seth Henley, Jared, Matt and Aiden Hipsher, Mason, Carter and Trent Grooms, MaKenna and Colt Grooms, Samantha and Zeke August, Deacon Moore, Jonathan, Dylan and Dalton Presley, Brooklyn Dupler, Madison Vandergriff, Henley Jones; great great grandson, Caden Presley; sisters, Glendora Perry and Gena Pope. Family and friends will meet at Greenwood Cemetery on July 16, 2018 for a 1:00 pm graveside service. Pastor Phil Jones will officiate. Family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made to First Baptist Academy, 7706 Ewing Rd., Powell, TN 37849 in memory of Jim Clark. Condolences may be offered at


  • Graveside Service Monday, July 16, 2018

James O. Clark

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