December 27, 2012

Paul Edward Clark

Staff Writer

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Paul Edward Clark, 72, passed away Saturday, Dec. 22.

He was born on May 17, 1940 in Laurel County, Ky., the son of the late Earl and Maggie Trosper Clark.

He was a retired construction worker and a member of the Bride of Christ Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Wayne Clark.

He is survived by two children, Freda Taylor of Pioneer, Ohio, and Madeline Engle of Corbin, Ky.; seven brothers, Curtis Clark of London, Clifton Clark of Coal City, Ind., Bradley Clark of Indianapolis, Ind., Kenneth Clark of Keavy, Ky., Marvin Clark of Cabins, W. Va., Eddie Clark of Zeeland, Mich., and Earl Clark Jr. of Old Town, Fla.; two grandchildren, Jennifer and Johnathon Hibbard; and one great-grandchild, Elijah Hibbard.  He is also survived by his former wife, Betty Clark.  

Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28 at Bowling Funeral Home with James Carpenter officiating and Saturday, Dec. 29 at 1 p.m. at Bowling Funeral Home with Darlissa Holder officiating.

Burial will follow in the Locust Grove Cemetery at Keavy.

Visitation will be held Friday at 6 p.m. at the funeral home.