Clark Tatum Jr.
1929 - 2009
Clark Tatum Jr., 80, of Star Valley, died Oct. 28, 2009 in Phoenix. He was born Sept. 1, 1929 in Memphis, Tenn. to Clark Tatum Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Covey.
He attended Gordon Military Academy and graduated from Mercer University in Atlanta, Ga. He served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Mr. Tatum was employed in the food service industry and at one time worked at the Rim Café in Pine.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, James. Surviving Mr. Tatum are his wife and companion, Sandy; sons, Clark (Lori) Tatum III and Mark (Jeanette) Saicheck; daughters, Beth Golden, Robin Joyce and Tina Ray; 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Also surviving are sisters, Elizabeth and Cynthia; and brother, Charles.
Mr. Tatum requested there be no services, however, donations in his memory may be made to Hospice of Arizona.