Chester B. Clark, 83, of Somerset, passed away Friday, December 30, 2022, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington.
He was born August 30, 1939 in Mintonville, Kentucky; son of the late Stanley & Dean (Randolph) Clark. He worked as an electrician, owning his own company, Clark Electric, since 1977. Chester was a men's softball coach for over 20 years and enjoyed the many memories he made with those teams. He was a longtime member of Northside Baptist Church and had attended the First Baptist Church for the last 5 years.
He is survived by a son, Allen & (Vickie) Clark of Science Hill; a daughter, Penni Jo & (Skip) Norfleet of Science Hill; a brother, Dewayne & (Teresa) Clark of Somerset; two sisters, Laverne & (Ronnie) Baker of Cincinnati, Ohio and Betty & (Dester) Harness of Indianapolis, Indiana; two sisters-in-law, Pat Clark of Argyle, Kentucky and Lou Eva Clark of Bethelridge, Kentucky; two grandchildren, Jacob Clark and Macy Jo Norfleet, who were his pride and joy. He was also survived by several cousins, nieces, & nephews, whom he loved very much.
He is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Bobby, Frankie, & Gene Clark; an infant brother, Chester Burlin; and a sister, Gloria Clark.
A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, January 7, 2023 at the Chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Ferlin Price officiating.
Burial will be in Science Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 12:00 PM Saturday, January 7, 2023 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com