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Obituary for Herbert "Herb" Clark

Herbert (Herb) Clark (78) of Butler, KY passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2022. He was born in Dayton, OH on August 12, 1943, son to the late Charles and Bessie Branham Clark. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his son in law Jeremy Nelson.

Survivors include his wife Edna Clark, children Lora (Steve) Castor, Michael (Leticia Poblano-Clark) Clark and Michele (Chris Fossitt) Nelson, sister May Baker, 9 grandchildren, and 2 great grandchildren.

Herb was a rank E-4 Army Veteran, serving from 1960-1963 in Germany. He was also a Wilder and Alexandria Police Officer, Butler Mayor, and served on the Butler City Council. Herb was a member at the Butler Baptist Church and worked for many years for Newport Steel.

Visitation will be held from 11-1pm Saturday, April 23, 2022 at Peoples Funeral Home in Butler. Funeral service will follow at 1pm, also at the funeral home. Herb’s final resting place will be in John Hill Cemetery under full military honors. Memorials can be made to the Butler Lions Club.