Welcome to the memorial page for

Max Eugene Clark

November 7, 1931 ~ June 10, 2017 (age 85)

Max Eugene Clark, 85, of Allendale, Illinois, passed away Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Aperion Care in Bridgeport, Illinois. 


He was born November 7, 1931, at Knox County, Indiana, the son of Virgil and Mary A. (Pickle) Clark.  Max was married to Carolyn Dudley.


Max was a farmer and later worked for Rural King.  He enjoyed woodcarving and fishing, but his greatest love was spending time with his grandchildren.


Left to cherish his memory is his children Terry Clark and his wife Judy of  Flatrock, Illinois, Rhonda Parr and her husband Bill of Mt. Carmel and Tim Clark and his wife Diana also of Mt. Carmel; seven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; siblings, Celia Lois Christian of Vincennes, Indiana, and, Ron Clark of Allendale, Illinois.


Proceeding him in death were his parents, Virgil and Mary; wife, Carolyn; and brother, Harold Edward Clark.


 A private family graveside service will be held at Allendale Cemetery.


Memorials can be made to the American Diabetes Association or Alzheimer’s Association.  Envelopes will be available at Short-Cunningham Funeral Homes, PC, 527 N. Mulberry Street, Mt. Carmel, Illinois  62863 or you can mail your memorial to the funeral home and they will send it on.


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Short-Cunningham Funeral Home is honored to serve Max’s family.



Charitable donations may be made to:

Free Methodist Church

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