OBITUARY: Justin Dwayne Clark


Justin Dwayne Clark, age 33, a resident of Columbia, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

Born on October 19, 1988, in Columbia, Justin was the son of Roy Clark, Jr. and the late Terease Ann “LuLu” Owens. He was a hard worker who would do anything for anybody. He enjoyed going camping and loved riding his motorcycle. Above all, he loved his family, especially his children.

In addition to his father, he is survived by his companion, JoAnna Cook of Columbia, children, Leelan Clark, Gunner Clark, and Trinity Clark all of Columbia, sisters, Brittney Owens of Columbia, Cecilia Leann (Russell) Stringer of Dickson, grandmother, Annie Mae Owens of Columbia, uncle, Danny Ray (Jennifer) Owens of Knoxville, aunt, Sandra Kay (Craig) Pedrick of Mt. Pleasant, and nieces, Taniya Owens and Zamiya Owens both of Columbia.

Along with his mother, he was preceded in death by his grandfather, Leroy Owens.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2022, at 2:00 PM at Heritage Funeral Home with Jerry Golden officiating. Burial will follow in Maury Memorial Gardens. A visitation will also be held on Saturday from 12:00 – 2:00 PM at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Leelan Clark, CJ Pedrick, Dustin Pedrick, Josh Ketchum, Levi Owens, Mitchell Golden, Stephen Brady, and Corey Golden.

Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.


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