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James Hollis Clark, 82, Liberty, KY (1938-2021)

James Hollis Clark of Liberty passed away on Wednesday March 10, 2021, at his residence. He was 82 years old.

Funeral Services will be held at 1pmET on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Dwight Hatter officiating. Burial will follow in the Willow Springs Cemetery.

A walk through visitation will be held at 11amET on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel.

Due to State Mandate, masks will be required for the funeral and visitation. For the health and respect of the family please follow all rules for social distancing.

He was born in Casey Co., KY on May 19th, 1938 a son of the late Ambrose and Betty Blanche Wesley Clark.

James was a farmer, a pianist and singer with The Happy Travelers for over 30 years and member and pianist at Willow Springs United Methodist Church.

Survivors include: His Spouse: Mary Sharon Vest Clark, Two Daughters: Stacia and (Phillip) Bell of Liberty and Christy and (Mike) Davis of Dunnville, Four Grandchildren: Emily Corn, Kieran McAninch, Jake and Christopher Davis, Four Great Grandchildren: Patrick Bowlin, Kayden McAninch, Haylee and Laura Davis, Five Step Great Grandchildren: Madison, Cole, Chelsea, Jordan and Hannah and Two Sisters: Norma Jean and (Cecil) Hatter and Mae Bell both of Liberty,

Preceding him in death besides his parents was Three Brothers: Ambrose Clark Jr., Clifford Eli Clark and Harold Clark and Three Sisters: Beulah Gay Vaught, Faye Cravens and Emma Clark.

Bartle Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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James Hollis Clark, 82, Liberty, KY (1938-2021)

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