Sumter, SC…Warren Burgess Clark, Jr., age 75, beloved husband of fifty six years to Peggy Pritchard Clark, died on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the WJ Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia.
Born in Charleston, he was the son of the late Warren Burgess Clark, Sr. and Fannie Davis Clark. Mr. Clark served in the US Army for four years and retired from the Sumter Police Department after nineteen years of dedicated service. He was an avid gunsmith and loved fishing. He enjoyed old movies, especially his westerns and John Wayne. His true joy in life was spending time with his family.
In addition to his wife Peggy, he is survived by two sons, Joseph Warren Clark of Omaha, NE and Philip Michael Clark and his wife Kimberly of Sumter; one daughter, Mary Kathryn Clark Gosselin and her husband David of Sumter; one sister, Jo Clark White of Sumter; four grandchildren, Mitchell Brennan, Cameron Bryant, Michael Clark and Ashlynn Clark; and one great grandchild, Lincoln Bryant.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Nell Cannon.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 3:00 pm in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Walker and Cleveland Pinkney officiating. Interment will follow in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery with the Sumter Police rendering Full Police Honors.
The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard will serve as the pallbearers.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 5:00-7:00 pm and prior to the service on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 2:00-3:00 pm at Bullock Funeral Home.
You may go to www.bullockfuneralhome.com and sign the family’s guest book.
The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home of Sumter for the arrangements.
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