March 14, 1927 ~ April 27, 2007
Born in: Buncombe Co.,
Resided in: Leicester, NC
Herschel Clark, 80, of 60 Greenvale Dr., Leicester, died Friday, April 27, 2007, at Hospice Solace Center. A Buncombe Co. native, Mr. Clark was a son of the late Weaver and Pearl Freeman Clark. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, James and Raymond Clark. Mr. Clark retired from Sealtest and Milkco Dairy, and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Clark is survived by his wife, Edna Mae Price Clark; daughter, Diana Clark, of Leicester; three sons, Jerry, Jimmy Ray, and Larry Dean Clark, all of Leicester; sisters, Deffie Clay, of Fairview and Ruby Fortner, of Leicester; five grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. Funeral services will be at 6:00 p.m. Monday at the Groce Funeral Home chapel on Patton Ave. with the Revs. Gene Turner and Bud Marlor officiating. Burial will be at Redmon Church Cemetery on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. His family will receive friends following the funeral service on Monday evening at the funeral home.