Johnny Clark

johnny clark 2July 19, 1964 – January 22, 2014

Johnny Clark, 49, of New Hope, passed away Wednesday.

Johnny was a loving husband, father, son, and brother. He brought joy to many with his quick-wit and sense of humor. He was a graduate of New Hope High School and earned his Bachelors Degree from Athens State University. Mr. Clark was employed as a Test Engineer by SAIC/CCWS supporting the Tube-launched, Optically-tracked, Wireless-Guided missile program. Mr. Clark served multiple roles in the New Hope community as a recreation center coach, Booster Club member and President. Mr. Clark positively impacted the lives of multiple children through his work with the baseball and softball programs within his community. Mr. Clark will be remembered for his kind spirit, caring attitude and his commitment to his family, community, and friends.

He was preceded in death by father, James Clark, and daughter, Erin N. Clark.

Surviving are wife, Lori Clark of New Hope, son, Jonathon L. Clark Jr. of Madison, mother, Alice Clark of New Hope, brother, Ronnie (Pat) Clark of New Hope, and sister, Rita Olivares of Huntsville.

Visitation will be Friday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at Owens Cross Roads Church of Christ, Saturday at 11:00 am with Bro. Harold Kelly and Bro. Justin Panell officiating.

Interment will be in the Brown Cemetery.


10 thoughts on “Johnny Clark

  1. Many thoughts and prayers for your family during this difficult time. We are so sorry for the loss of Johnny.

  2. Jon was a mentor and friend and I will miss his smile and his laughter but will remember them with a laugh and a smile. Until we meet again Jon.

  3. I am so saddened by Johnny’s passing. My heart goes out to his family and all those he touched through his kind, caring ways. Sending lots of love and prayers out for now and the days ahead.

  4. I am very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Jon was a excellent man and very much a pleasure to work with and he always had a smile when we talked. He will certainly be missed and remembered by all of us for a long time.

  5. I am so sorry for your loss. Johnny and Erin were two fine former students; I will always hold them in highest regards. The family is in my thoughts and prayers. Ms. Walls

  6. O sweet Lori and Jonathan my heart is breaking for you right now, know you are in our thoughts and prayers. I love you Lori. Ric passed Monday and we will lay him to rest today. Ric and Johnny fought hard and know they are rejoicing in heaven.
    Love Shirley

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s