November 13, 1928 ~ May 27, 2018
Born in: Buncombe County,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Robert “Bob” Carroll Clark, 89, of Asheville, passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Care Partners Solace. Born in Buncombe County to the late James Franklin and Isabel Hall Clark, he was a mechanical engineer. He graduated from NC State in 1960 and joined Groce UMC the same year where he remained an active member. He was an active member of the HawCreek Lion’s Club and Mountaineer Sam’s Clubwhere he was a past president. An avid traveler, Bob visited 49 states and most of Canada. Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Julia Brown Clark; son, Alan Clark and his wife, Tonya; daughter, Beverly Clark, all of Asheville; grandchildren, Jennifer Douglas, Hayden Clark, Triston Clark; and great grandchildren, Daysha, Cory and Brooke. A graveside service will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Bethel UMC Cemetery. Rev. Gerald Davis will officiate. A memorial service will be held Sunday at 3:00 p.m. at Groce United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Groce UMC, 954 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC, 28805. Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road is assisting the family.