He was born April 11, 1931 in Gallia County, son of the late Harry H. and Bessie Shato Clark. Joe was married to Beverle J. Clark, who preceded him in death in 2004. He was a supervisor of the laundry at Gallipolis Developmental Center for 30 years and was an Air Force veteran of the Korean conflict.
Surviving are his sons, Jeff Clark of Gallipolis and Tim Clark of Vinton; a daughter, Susan Clark of Gallipolis; three granddaughters, Kayela, Sabra, Julie; and one sister, Louise Layne of California.
There will be private services at the convenience of the family. Willis Funeral Home will be assisting the family.
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