TAOS, N.M. - Danny Joe Clark, 52, died March 10, 2005, at his home in Taos.
He is survived by his parents, Charles C. "Tip" and Mary Clark of New Madrid, Mo.; one brother and sister-in-law, Gary and Kathy Clark of Branson, Mo.; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Teresa and Larry Blunt and Tammy and Johnny Jones of New Madrid and Kem Clark of St. Louis; nieces and nephews, Chris and Tina Clark and daughters, Morgan and Kaitlyn of St. Louis, Jasen and Paige Jones of Las Vegas, Shannon and Paulette Blunt and son, Nicholas, of Alexandria, Va., Tori Jones of New Madrid, Brandon Clark and daughter, Aryonna of Cahokia, Ill., and Amber and T.J. Gould and daughter, Sady, of Gary, Ind.; a special family friend, Stacie Murray of St. Louis; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Tommy and Eva Stultz and William and Flossie Clark.
During his lifetime, Danny worked for Union Pacific Railroad and the Sikeston Power Plant, performed volunteer work, received a certificate in gerontology and earned a degree from New Mexico University. Also he served in the U.S. Air Force, spending a year in Madrid, Spain, and was a member of the New Madrid Baptist Church. An extensive traveler, he had a love of philosophy, music, education and motorcycles.
He loved his family and friends deeply and he will be sadly missed but it brings us great joy to know he has gone on to be at peace with the Lord. We will always remember the love, knowledge and experiences he shared with us.
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. March 15 at the New Madrid Baptist Church.
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may be made to:
New Madrid Baptist Church
1240 Scott St.
New Madrid, MO, 63869
or the New Madrid County Memorial Library 431 Mill St. New Madrid, MO 63869
or Missouri Institute
of Mental Health
St. Louis, MO 63139