Robert Raymound Clark, 64,  went home to his heavenly Father, Monday, April 18, 2022, peacefully at home, with his family by his side.

Robert was born on February 7, 1958 to the late Bobby Clark and Hellen Bapp. He was a graduate of Deep River High School and  Central Carolina Community College, where he studied Automotive Repair.  He was a talented mechanic  and welder.  He worked at Allied Chemical, Salmon Motors and Caterpillar Industries. He was a Carolina Tarheel fan, enjoyed deer hunting and watching TV westerns.  Robert was a Harley Davidson rider and enjoyed time spent on his bike.  Spending time with his daughter, Kaitlin, brought him great joy. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by  the love of his life, his wife, Denise Cole Clark. 

Robert is survived by the apple of his eyes, daughter: Kaitlin Clark, of the home; mother Hellen Salmon, of Sanford; sister: Mary Clark Holt, of Sanford; mother in law: Catherine Cole, of West End; sister in law: Pam Rambout (Tom Anthonson), of West End; brother in law: Paul Cole, of West End; nieces: June Banks (Rodney), of VA, Devin Bean (Jason), of Sanford, nephew: David Holt (Kate), of Sanford, and many friends.

A funeral service will be 11:00 AM, Friday, April 22, 2022 at Doubs Chapel United Methodist Church, with Reverend Trevor Blair officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 10:00 AM. 

Memorials may be made to the Breast Cancer, or American Heart Association,

Online condolences may be offered at 

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Clark family. 


Funeral Service: April 22, 2022 11:00 am

Doubs Chapel United Methodist Church
1444 Doubs Chapel Road
West End, NC 27376


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  1. “God himself will be with them. And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes
    and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore.
    The former things has passed away.” (Revelation 21:3,4)

  2. Prayers for everyone, especially Katlin, I know how much she enjoyed being with her dad and he with her. Robert will be missed by all. This is a sad time!

  3. RIP Robert!! Had a lot of good times working with you at Allied/Honeywell. I learned a lot from you buddy. Thank you for all you did for me.

  4. May god embrace each of you today and in the days ahead. May your memories become treasures that give you comfort. The friendship shared with Robert at Deep River School will always be treasured. Andy & I send condolences with love and hugs to you all.

  5. Prayers for Robert’s Family and Friends, I knew they family well, I use to have a Fiancee that was his cousin now passed. Robert has now gained his wings and is with his Lord.

  6. Robert and I are friends from Deep River. I have so many good memories of those days and times we had. Robert was a happy, kind and fun man. My heart is sad for the family and how they will miss him but I pray for comfort from my Heavenly Father to bring peace to each hurting heart.

  7. Prayers for the family of Robert, I use to have a Fiancee that was his cousin, now deceased. Robert gained his wings and is now with the Lord.

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