James Earl Clark Sr.

EAST LIVEPROOL — James Earl Clark Sr., 71, of East Liverpool, passed away Saturday, September 18, 2021.

Born in Weirton, WV on November 20, 1949, he was the son of the late Robert Clark and Geneva (Lockett) Mercer.

James was an independent truck driver.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two step- brothers, Bill and Chuck Mercer and a sister, Rebecca Oldaker and a step-dad, Earl Mercer.

Surviving are two sons, James Clark Jr. of Weirton and Shawn (Ashley) Clark of New Cumberland; four daughters, Tracy (Jamie) Ross of Colliers, Sara (Jimmy) Springer of New Cumberland, Crystal Clark of New Cumberland and Jamie (Ricky) Smith of East Liverpool; twenty-seven grandchildren; twenty-four great-grandchildren;

Also a brother, Robert (Barb) Clark Jr. of New Cumberland; a half-brother, Mark Clark of KY; four step-brothers, David (Debbie) Mercer of Eire, Pa, Bobby Mercer of Eire, Pa, Rick Mercer, Joe (Debbie) Mercer; a half-sister, Barbara Patrone of Ohio; Also by a brother-in-law, Denny Oldaker.

Visitation is Thursday, September 23, 2021, from 1-3 and 5 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m., at the Nixon Funeral Home, Newell, WV.