Mr. Theron Clark, age 47, of Southwest City, Missouri was called to heaven on Saturday, November 28, 2009 in Benton County, Arkansas from injuries received in a motorcycle accident.
Theron was born in Wichita, Kansas on April 16, 1962, one of four sons born to William and Wilma (Gann) Clark. He lived most of his life in Southwest City. Theron married the love of his life, Debora LeAnn Lett on May 7, 1983 at Oak Chapel Church in Jay, Oklahoma and to this union four children were born. He worked as a project manager for Mid-Tec Construction Company in Anderson, Missouri for 20 years. Theron enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a member of the FFA and spent most of his free time supporting and coaching the various sports his children participated in.† Theron cherished the time spent with his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, William Clark; brother, Kevin Clark and father-in-law, Harry Lett.
Theron is survived by his loving wife of 26 years, Debora Clark of the home; a son Nathan Clark of Southwest City, Missouri; three daughters, Megan Worden and husband, Roger "Wolfe" of Granby, Missouri, Lauren Clark of Rogers, Arkansas, Katelyn Clark of Southwest City, Missouri; a grandson, Steffen Worden; his mother, Wilma Clark of Jay, Oklahoma; grandfather, Glenn Clark of Wichita, Kansas; mother-in-law, Velma Lett of Southwest City, Missouri; two brothers, Rick Clark and wife, Lisa of Seneca, Missouri, Shane Clark and wife, Annetta of Jay, Oklahoma; three sisters-in-law, Pat Lett of Southwest City, Missouri, Linda Lett and Shirley Lett both of Joplin, Missouri; several nieces, nephews and many other family, friends and neighbors who will dearly miss Theron.
Funeral services for Theron Clark will be held Friday ~ December 11, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Southwest City First Baptist Church in Southwest City, Missouri. Reverend Bob Cartwright will officiate. Burial will follow the service in the Southwest City Cemetery. Bryan Walker, Dewey Pierce, Scott Walker, Randy Keith, Rod Williams, Aaron Sherman, Bryan Buskey and Darwin Smith will honor Theronís life by serving as pallbearers.
Visitation will be held on Thursday ~ December 10, 2009 at the Southwest City First Baptist Church in Southwest City, Missouri from 6:00 ~ 8:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at this time.
Memorial contributions in loving memory of Theron may be given to an Education fund for his children in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at our website: www.walker-dowd.com.
Arrangements are under the personal care of the Walker-Dowd Funeral Home of Anderson, Missouri. 417-845-1234.