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Joseph Booker Clarke, Jr.

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“So sorry for your loss, may the family find comfort @ John5:28,28,AJ ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“David and Susie, sending love and condolences to you and your family. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Fran - Lafayette

“I am sad I never got to meet you, after hearing so many amazing stories. You helped raise an amazing granddaughter. Thank you! Al, we love you and...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Jess Lemaire - Anchorage, AK

“David and Susie, I was so sorry to hear about your dad. I remember him fondly from our high school days. My condolences to you both. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Daphne deValcourt Villemarette - LA

“Another giant gone... I had the pleasure of working with Joe in different capacities through the years, and he was always a true gentleman and kind...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Tom Barton - Lewisville, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss. Mr. Joe always had a smile on his face and encouraged me through the years, but especially this year as I have served as...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Stella Theriot - Gueydan, LA

“David and Susie: Your dad was a fine and great man. He was a friend of both my father and myself. You can take pride in the fact that he led a life...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Tom Angers - Lafayette, LA

“Joe was a long time friend of mine as well as that of my wife who passed away last year. It was their time, so close together, but both I know...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: James Bollich - Lafayette, LA

“For Susie and David, a candle to help light your path on this dark day. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Bruce - family

“Dear Joe - In life, you were dealt a great hand. You played it with integrity and had many attributes worthy of emulation. You finished well,...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Bruce Love - Roanoke, VA

“You're in our thoughts and prayers. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Madelyn Miller - Edgewater, FL

Joseph was born on June 19, 1923 and passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017.

Joseph was a resident of Louisiana.

He graduated from Midshipman School at Columbia University.

A Memorial Service will be celebrated Thursday May 18 2017 at 1:00 pm at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home in Lafayette for Joe B. Clarke Jr. 93 who passed away Monday May 15 2017 at Lafayette General Medical Center in Lafayette. Visitation will be observed on Thursday May 18 2017 from 10:00 am until the time of services at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home in Lafayette.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in Joe's name to First Presbyterian Church 1130 Johnston St Lafayette LA 70501 337- 234-5182.