Bill M. Clark

Bill M. Clark, 79, of Andrews, IN, died Friday morning July 10, 2020, at his residence.  

Mr. Clark was the owner and operator of Clark’s Auto Salvage in Wabash and Huntington for over 50 years.  He served in the U.S. Army from 1967 to 1973, completing two tours in Vietnam, where he received two Purple Hearts and three Bronze Stars. He was a member of the American Legion Post 7 and VFW Post 2689, both in Huntington. As a teen he rode bulls in the rodeo and broke horses.

He was born June 1, 1941, in Covington to Glen and Ruth Weaver Clark. He was married to Linda Holmes on Sept. 13, 1996 in Gatlinburg, TN, and she survives.

Additional survivors include seven sons, Bill (Debbie) Clark, of Roann, Robert (Sue) Clark, of Wabash, Scott Scheiber, of Huntington, John Clark, of Lagro, Chris (Jenny) Shelton of Lagro, Ronnie (Lisa) Clark, of Andrews and Pearlie (Jenny) Clark, of Huntington; two daughters, Gretchen (Shane) Vogleman and Christy (Rab) Miller, both of Andrews; a sister, Dorothy Purcell, of Attica; 25 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.

Calling is Wednesday, July 15, 2020 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and again from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home, Huntington Chapel, located at 2901 Guilford St., Huntington. There will also be one hour of calling prior to the services on Thursday.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 16, 2020, at 11 a.m. at the Myers Funeral Home, Huntington Chapel. The CDC’s guidelines for social distancing and social gathering limits will be followed.

Interment will be at the Riverside Cemetery in Andrews.

Memorials are to the Wounded Warriors Project in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

The online guest book can be signed at myersfuneralhomes.com.