Rodger Dean Clark was born June 24, 1971, to Alfred Lee and Shirley (Duke) Clark in Oklahoma City. He attended Altus Schools and Northwest Classen in Oklahoma City. He and Mary Risinger were married on May 21, 2010, in Albuquerque, N.M. Rodger worked as a roughneck in the oilfield for Frank’s Tong Service out of Oklahoma City. He was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Altus. Rodger enjoyed fishing, old cars, grilling, and spending time with his kids.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Rodger leaves behind his wife; two daughters, Elizabeth Risinger and Lilly Clark, both of Altus; three sons, Tyler Clark of Altus, and Damon Clark and Zachary Clark, both of Noble; his mother, Shirley Welch, of Altus; six brothers, Alfred Leroy Clark of Oklahoma City, Andrew Welch and wife Pamela of Olustee, David Welch and wife JoAnna of Blair, James Welch and wife Nicole, Jacob and Junior Welch, all of Altus; four sisters, Debbie Moreno, Brenda Herrera, and Sherri Ramirez, all of Oklahoma City, and Maggie Miller and boyfriend Danny of Wilburton; and several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Kincannon Funeral Home.
Online tributes may be made at kincannonfuneralhome.com