Mr. Clark was a member of the Congregational Church in Grand Chain and was an active trustee there for many years.
He retired from the Illinois State Tree Nursery as a support techician in 2011 after 23 years of service.
Survivors include his wife, Norma Oliver Clark; one daughter, Rhonda Gotway and husband Chris of Grand Chain; four grandchildren, Jordan Clark Holcomb and Sidney Rae, Cooper and Dawson Gotway, all of Grand Chain; two brothers, Barry Clark of Dongola and Tom Clark of Catlin; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Ethel Eddleman Clark; one sister, Ethel Louise Clark; and one brother, Richard Clark.
Funeral service was held Monday at Ohio Chapel Church in Grand Chain with Rev. Ralph Kaufman and Rev. Paul Sadler officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak was in charge of arrangements.