Paul Edward Clark, 63, of Swisher Ridge Road (Cheshire Township), passed away, at 6:42 a.m. on Monday, February 11, 2013, at his residence. Born May 22, 1949, in Middleport, he was the son of the late Letha Marie Little and Hollis Wilbur Clark. He was a steel construction worker for the Mid-West Steel of Pomeroy. He was a Vietnam War veteran and a member of the Disabled American Veterans Chapter #57 of Meigs County. He also was a member of the Way, Truth and Life Church of Rio Grande, and attended the Little Kyger Congregational Church.
Paul is survived by his wife, Priscilla Hammon Clark, whom he married in the Cheshire Park on April 18, 1992, and his children, Michael “Beager” V. Clark of Bidwell, Michael Paul (Ann) Clark of Logan, Ohio, Patricia Clark of Logan, Ohio; grandchildren, Matthew Clark of Logan, and Aaron Rumer, Logan, Ohio; a brother, Dana R. Clark of Orrville, Ohio; sisters, Linda Smith of Louisa, Ky., Mary Madden of Middleport, Martha Reeves of Middleport, and Barbara Ryan of Ravenna, Ohio; brothers-in-law, William Hammon of Bidwell, Richard Hammon of Bidwell, James (Tammy) Hammon of Bidwell, and Alan (Athena) Hammon of Ravenna; sisters-in-law, Linda (Paul) Campbell, and Lisa (Dana) Tucker, both of Glouster, Ohio; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Paul is preceded in death his twin brothers, Elmer and Delmer Clark, and also Richard Clark, and Clarence Clark; and a sister, Nerma Duke.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Thursday, February 14, 2013, in the Cremeens-King Funeral Home, 800 West Main St. Pomeroy, Ohio, with Pastor Jack Harless, officiating. Interment will follow in the Gravel Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from noon until the service time at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Military graveside services will be conducted by the Gallia County Veterans Service Funeral Detail Team.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.cremeensking.com.