ORANGE — Raymond Earl Clark, 68, of Orange, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital in Sulphur, La.
He was born on July 10, 1945, in DeQuincy, La., to the late Ivel Maxine (O’Brien) and Earl C. Clark. He had lived in the Orange area for 35 years and prior in Starks, La. Raymond was employed as a fork lift operator with DuPont at the Live Oak Warehouse, just making his 35 year anniversary on Friday. He proudly served his country in the Army during the Vietnam War from 1965 until 1968. Raymond enjoyed doing wood working and going metal detecting. Raymond was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle and friend who will be missed dearly.
He was preceded by his parents.
Raymond is survived by his wife, Mary Clark of Orange; son, Jason Clark of Orange; sister, Scharlette Dougherty of Merryville, La.; brother, Reginald Clark and wife Beverley of Starks, La.; and a large extended family.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Dorman Funeral Home, 8808 Hwy 87 North Orange, Texas 77632. A graveside service will be held on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at 3 p.m. at Doyle Cemetery in Starks, La. Condolences may be sent for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.