Obituary: Talmadge “Jerry” Clark


Talmadge “Jerry” Clark, 80, of Batesville passed away Friday, Nov. 1, 2019. Jerry was born April 19, 1939, to the late T.J. and Merle (Fields) Clark.

Jerry served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy. Jerry enjoyed hunting and fishing. Jerry was a “jack-of-all-trades” who could build or do just about anything that was put in front of him.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Mary Lou Clark, his brother, Tommy Clark, and his sister, Jeanette Hofheins. Jerry is survived by his son, Steve Clark (Dee Dee), his daughter, Laura Hall, three grandchildren:  Leslie Hall, Matthew Hall, and Amy Holmes, and three great-grandchildren:  Kassie, Stevie-Rose, and Gracie Holmes. Cremation is entrusted to Willis Funeral Service of Batesville.

There will be a memorial service at Hutchison Mountain Church of Christ, Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Palestine Cemetery.

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