David Wayne Clark, 64, of Conroe, Texas, formerly of Clinton, passed away on Friday, October 1st, at Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital of COVID-19.
He was born on July 2, 1957, in Clinton, Indiana to George and Mary Clark, who both preceded him in death as did his siblings, Robert Burgess and Betsy Burgess.
He was a graduate of Clinton High School class of 1975 and graduated from Indiana State University with a BS in Psychology. He served two tours of duty in the United States Air Force stationed at Minot, North Dakota, assigned to the Strategic Air Command. After leaving the service he spent the rest of his career as a drug and alcohol abuse counselor where he was a positive influence on countless lives over 30 years. He was a life-long Chicago Cubs and Bears fan and was an avid student of military history.
He is survived by his wife, Lyne’ Parker and a stepdaughter, Lauren Taylor, as well as his sister-in-law, Patti Acord, two nieces, Tracey Hancock and Patti Burgess Clore, and several cousins.
Cremation was chosen by the family. There will be a visitation at Frist Funeral Home in Clinton from 1pm to 2pm on December 18, 2021; memorial service at 2pm officiated by Jim Snider. Internment with Military Honors at Sugar Grove Cemetery in Chrisman, Illinois will directly follow services.
Online condolences can be left at www.fristfuneralhome.com
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