Roger L. Clark

Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Roger L. Clark, 68, Roachdale, died Sunday at his residence in Haines City, Fla.

He married Virginia Kay Wilson on March 16, 1958 at Roachdale. She preceded him in death on Dec. 29, 2005.

He was a graduate of Roachdale High School and Indiana University and taught high school math for 17 years. He last taught at Southmont High School, and after that, owned and operated Clark's Grocery at Roachdale for nine years.

He was a member of Roachdale Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include two sons, Brian Clark, Bainbridge, and Brent Clark and his wife Judy, Roachdale; one daughter, Samantha Helmers and husband Richard, Scottsdale, Ariz.; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Phillip Clark.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Servies and Morgan Funeral Home, 102 E. Washington St., Roachdale, with Rev. Alan Small officiating. Burial will follow at Roachdale Cemetery.

Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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