Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home
Mark Clayton Clark, 53, of Wurtland, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2013, in Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Russell.
Mr. Clark was born Jan. 16, 1960, in Ashland, a son of the late John W. and Conita Conley Clark.
Mark was a proud graduate of Boyd County High School and an avid supporter of the Lions football team. He was a former assistant director of Environmental Services at KDMC, where he was a leader among his co-workers. He was a true patriot, retiring from the Kentucky National Guard after nearly 20 years of service. His favorite pastimes were playing guitar, cooking, fishing and hunting. Mark had a huge heart and genuinely cared for others.
He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Roger Clark and James “Jimmy” Clark; a sister, Loretta Kay Todd; and a special friend, Emma Jean Miller.
Mark is survived by his children, Travis Michael Clark of Ashland, Adam Tyler Clark and wife Megan Brown-Clark of Morgantown, W.Va., and Allison MacKenzie Clark of Louisville; a brother, Curtis “Johnny” Clark of Catlettsburg; sisters Cheryl Rowe and Shelia Young, both of Catlettsburg, Brenda Frisby, Rita Toney and Kathy McDermott, all of Ashland; and the mother of his children, Becky Clark.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today, Nov. 20, 2013, at Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home in Catlettsburg.
Condolences may be sent to kilgorecollierfuneralhome.com.