Donald Clark, 72, Emison

Donald Ray Clark, 72, of Emison, IN  passed away August 27, 2021 in Newport, Tennessee where he currently lived . Donald was born May 31, 1949, in Vincennes IN, the son of the late Goldie Kenneth Clark, and Helen Ruth “Chambers” Clark. Donald served in the Army and was a disabled American Veteran. He was a member of the VFW and The American Legion. He retired from Jones and Son in Vincennes, IN after working there for 17 years.

He married Ethel Eileen “Wood” Clark on November 6, 2009. Donald enjoyed spending time outdoors, and spending time with his friends and family. He loved his children and many grandchildren unconditionally and was a devoted family man.

Don  is survived by; his wife, Ethel Clark; four children, Raymond Clark (Jenny) of Ragsdale, IN, Beverly Kerststiens (John) of Jasper, IN, Debbie Anthis and Wallace Luna of Indianapolis, IN, and Franklin Anthis (Tammy) of Bloomington, IN; 10 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild.

He was preceded in death by, his parents and  Brothers Kenneth Clark , George Clark, Harold Clark, Bob Gene Clark , Mark Clark, Daniel (Danny) Clark , Sisters  Mary Ammons and Ellen Faye Clark and a great granddaughter Piper Ann Rose Clark

A Funeral will take place at the Oaktown Christian Church on Sept 9, 2021 at 3 P.M. with  Glenn Archer officiating. Friends and family may visit from 12 P.M. until the time of the service. He will be laid to rest in the Oaktown Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at The staff at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes is honored to be entrusted with Mr. Clark’s arrangements.