JESSIE CLARK, JR.



Jessie Clark, Jr., 70, of Falls City, passed away Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Falls City. He was born Dec. 6, 1946 at Kansas City, MO, to Jessie and Myrtle (Liberty) Clark, Sr.

Jessie was raised in Kansas City and graduated from St. Pius X. Following graduation, he worked various management jobs, was employed by the U.S. Postal Service, and then worked in billeting at Hill Air Force Base. Jessie worked for the IRS and finally as a tax preparer for H&R Block. He moved to Falls City in 1997 and retired in 2000. He was a supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project and St. Jude’s Hospital.

He is survived by his wife, Fae Gregory, of Falls City; children, Stephan and Elizabeth Clark, both of Missouri, Mary Clark, of Falls City, Shawna Merrill and Susie Moss, both of Utah, and Joe Clark, of Excelsior Springs, MO; sister, Candy Stears, of Kansas City, MO; 14 grandchildren.

Jessie was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Ralph Clark; and a sister, Linda Clark.

A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Mt. Moriah Terrace Park in Kansas City, MO. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday at Dorr & Clark Funeral Home, of Falls City.