Joe Basil Clark Sr 78 of Jasper, Texas died on August 23, 2019. He was born
on November 26, 1940 in the Mayflower Community in Newton County. He
retired from Visador in Jasper as Sr. Vice President after 35 years of
service, was a master mason for 40 years and was president of the BISD
School Board for 17 years. He was a 1959 graduate of Burkeville High School
and was an avid Burkeville Bearkat and Mustang fan. He also enjoyed fishing
Joe is survived by his wife, Glenda Zachry Clark of Jasper, son, Joe Basil
Clark Jr. and wife, Adriana of Nacogdoches, Tx, daughter, Kim Collins and
husband, Robert "Buck" of Jasper, TX and grandchildren, Allison Collins, Joe
Basil "Trey" Clark III and wife, Madi, Rebecca Collins and Kaitlyn Clark.
Visitation will be on Sunday, August 25, 2019 from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at
Smith Funeral Home in Newton.
Funeral services will be on Monday, August 26, 2019 at 10:00 am at the
Burkeville Church of God with burial to follow at the Burkeville C emetery.