Bobby Lee Clark obituary

Bobby Lee Clark, 80, of Blue Springs, died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at his residence. 


He was born May 5, 1931 in Hattiesburg to John Jacob and Claudia Mobley Clark. He was a resident of Blue Springs since 2000 and had previously lived in Brandon and Jackson.  He was a long-time sales representative for Motor Publications and Sun Electric Corporation.  He was a Mason and a Shriner.  He was a member of Ellistown Baptist Church.  He was an avid fisherman and loved camping with his friends.
Services were at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at Ellistown Baptist Church with Rev. Mike Powell officiating.  Graveside services were at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012 at Floral Hills Memory Gardens in Pearl.  W. E. Pegues Funeral Directors of Tupelo was in charge of the arrangments.
Survivors include two sons, Darrel “Keith” Clark (Diane) of Harvest, Alabama and Jason Clark (Tracy) of Brandon; five grandchildren, Christopher Darrel Clark, Matthew Keith Clark and Andrew David Clark all of Harvest, Alabama and Taylor Ashley Clark and Grant Nathaniel Clark both of Brandon; five great-grandchildren, Addison Renee Clark, Randee Nicole Clark, Dakota Faith Clark, Bryan Nicholas Gilliam and Lilah Faye Gilliam.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Mary Kathryn Bell Clark in 1992; his second wife, Mary Alyce Coulter Clark in 2008; one brother; two sisters.
Pallbearers were Andrew Clark, Chris Clark, Matthew Clark, Marty Clark, Randy Clark and Jimmy Guest.
Visitation was from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Memorials may be made to Ellistown Baptist Church, 1006 CR 185, Blue Springs, MS 38828.  Expressions of sympathy may be left at