Melvin Clark

Melvin Allen Clark, age 73, of Forkland, passed away Dec. 7, 2012, at Bryan Whitfield Hospital in Demopolis. Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Forkland United Methodist Church with Rev. David Murray officiating. Burial will follow at 2:30 p.m. in Dunning Cemetery in Dixons Mills with Kirk Funeral Homes Demopolis Chapel directing.

He was preceded in death by three sisters, one brother, and his parents.

Survivors include his wife, Sue Barr Clark of Forkland; three daughters, Wendy Clark and Christy Clark, both of Northport, and Paige Clark of Tuscaloosa; one son, Allen Clark of Forkland; two sisters, Betty Jean Carmichael (Roger) of Baton Rouge, La. and Ree Vaughn (Sonny) of Denham Springs, Ala.; two brothers, Jack Clark (Anneice) of Wetumpka, Ala. and Bobby Clark (Shelby) of Slocomb, Ala.; and one grandchild, Kayla Callahan of Northport.

Pallbearers will be Gary Clark, Mike England, Jerry Wayne Clark, Brent Vaughn, Jerry Vaughn, Chuck Wallace, Colt Vaughn, Chris Clark, and Shawn Carmichael.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Forkland United Methodist Church or Forkland Fire Department.

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