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"Sid" Cecil S. Clark, Jr.

July 31, 1944 — June 21, 2021

Waco, Texas

Cecil S. (Sid) Clark, Jr. passed away June 21, 2021. Visitation will be 6-8pm, Thursday, June 24, 2021, in the Chapel of Grace Gardens Funeral Home, 8220 Woodway Dr., Woodway, TX 76712. Funeral services will be 2pm, Friday, June 25, 2021, in the Chapel of Grace Gardens Funeral Home, with Dr. Joe W. Bailey of Speegleville Baptist Church officiating. Private burial will follow at White Hall Cemetery.

Cecil was born July 31, 1944 in Temple, TX to Cecil Clark and Lydia Croft Clark. He graduated from Temple High School in 1962 and later taught auto bodywork there. He also worked as body shop director for several car dealerships and retired as an insurance appraiser from State Farm.

He married the love of his life, Martha Stowers, in July of 1981. They lived in Speegleville. He enjoyed fishing, repairing rods and reels, and bargain hunting at estate sales and flea markets. He was a lover of life and a teller of tales.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Lydia, as well as his sister, Elizabeth Coufal, and stepson, Michael Stowers.

Survivors include his wife Martha Clark of Speegleville; daughter Cheryl Van Dam of Temple; stepdaughter Charlotte Jones of Flower Mound; stepdaughter-in-law, Donna Nichols and husband Odis of Boerne; grandchildren, Zachary Stowers and wife Ashlie of Boerne, Laci Buck and husband Donovan of Pflugerville, Vincent Van Dam and wife Abigail of Temple, Kenneth Van Dam of Temple and five great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, please honor Cecil by donating to your favorite charity.

And He said to them, "Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men." Immediately they left their nets and followed Him.- Matthew 4:19-20

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Visitation

Thursday, June 24, 2021

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Grace Gardens Funeral Home

8220 Woodway Drive, Woodway, TX 76712

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Funeral Service

Friday, June 25, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

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8220 Woodway Drive, Woodway, TX 76712

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Interment

Friday, June 25, 2021

Starts at 4:00 pm (Central time)

Whitehall Cemetery, Woodway

Whitehall Road, Woodway, TX 76712

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