Dennis Ray (Jake) Clark, 59, of Abbs Valley, VA, passed away Saturday, February 04, 2017 in Lebanon, VA. Born in Bluefield, WV he was the son of the late Hubert and Irene Clark. He was a graduate of Pocahontas High School and spent most of his career as an Insurance Agent.
Jake had a deep love for sports. One of his greatest joys was coaching basketball. His deepest love and proudest accomplishments were his daughters and grandchildren.
Left to cherish his memory are his two daughters; Kristy Peters and husband Aubrey of Roanoke, VA and April Nolley and husband Travis of Thompson, Valley, VA; wife Sheila Clark of Abbs Valley, VA; two brothers, Jerry Clark and wife Linda of Nokesville, VA and Randy Clark and wife Pam of Bluewell, WV; four grandchildren, Daniel Peters, Van Peters, Alivia Nolley and Tailor Nolley; and special family friend Chris Owens of Abbs Valley, VA.
A time of gathering will be held Thursday February 9, 2017 at 5pm at Christ First United Methodist Church in Abbs Valley, VA followed by a memorial service with Pastor Fred Farley officiating beginning at 6:30 pm. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Rodriguez Funeral Home P.O. Box 126 Pocahontas, VA 24635.
For more information, or to have the funeral home pass along your condolences, visit www.RodriguezFuneral.com.
Published on  February 7, 2017