Alvin "Ab" A. Clark, age 81, of Linton, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 2, 2017, at his Residence. He was born in Lyons, Indiana on November 22, 1935, the son of Lewis Clark & Mildred (Stinogel) Clark.
Alvin "Ab" was a 1955 graduate from Midland High School. In his early years, he worked as a barber in Terre Haute and then Trusty's Barber Shop in Linton. He retired in 1998 from Peabody Coal Company Hawthorne Mine.
Ab attended the Fellowship Baptist Church in Linton and was a member of the Linton First Baptist Church and the United Mine Workers of America.
He is survived by his Wife, Doris Clark of Linton, his Daughter, Julie (Brett) Hollingsworth of Plainfield, a son, Andy (Julie) Clark of Plainfield, a Brother, Carl Clark of Linton, and his Grandchildren, Drew (Lexy) Hollingsworth, Brooke Hollingsworth, Luke Clark, & Kylee Clark.
He was preceded in death by his Parents, and his Sisters, Janet McCombs & Dorothy Clark.
Funeral service will be held at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton at 11:00 am on Thursday, October 5, 2017, with Rev. John Winders officiating. Burial will follow at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm, and Thursday from 10:00 am until the time of service.
October 4, 2017 - 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm - Welch & Cornett Funeral Home - Linton
October 5, 2017 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am - Welch & Cornett Funeral Home - Linton
October 5, 2017 - 11:00 am - Welch & Cornett Funeral Home - Linton