Henry Ray Clark was born in Monticello on March 3, 1937 to Mr. Joe Clark and Mrs. Willie B. Hammond-Ratliff. He entered into eternal life on Saturday, May 3, 2014.
Services were held on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at South Springhill MB Church in Monticello with Bishop De”Sean Toler officiating. Interment was in South Springhill MB Church Cemetery.
Clark was a member of South Springhill Missionary Baptist Church. He was an A-1 carpenter, boxer, cement finisher, and truck driver.
Henry was preceded in death by his mother, Willie B. Hammond-Ratliff, father Joe Clark, sons Henry Ray (Pokey) Cargo and Eric Cargo, three sisters and one brother.
Survivors include special friend Effie Bullock; stepdaughters Sharon, Cynthia, and Faye; two brothers; five sisters; five grandchildren; and two great grandchildren; along with a host of other family and friends.