Lesester Clark, 74, of Bridgeport, Texas formerly of Starks, La. passed away on Tuesday, March 8, 2011.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2011 from 5 until 9 p.m. at Calvary Apostolic Church 4270 Highway 12 Starks, LA 70661.

A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 11, 2011 at 10 a.m. at the church, with the Rev. Jeremy Shields officiating. Burial will follow at Clark Cemetery in Starks, La. Funeral arrangements under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home.

He was a native of Winnie, Texas; born on Aug. 11, 1936 to parents Willis Clark and Laura (Braneff) Clark. He was a life long resident of Starks, La.; last few years living with his daughter in Savannah, Ga. and Bridgeport . He was a carpenter with Local #610 and enjoyed going fishing, hunting and camping. Lesester was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend who will be dearly missed.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and one brother.

He is survived by his wife, Maxine (Kuritz) Clark of Bridgeport, Texas; daughter, Kay Johnson and husband Owen of Bridgeport, Texas; sons, Gary Wayne Clark of Houston, Terry Lee Clark and wife Erica of Starks, La.; sisters, Deloise Fountain and husband Bill of Starks, Mary Ruth Adams and husband Henry of Lumberton; brothers, Levelle Clark and wife Jean of Vidor, Sylvester “Buddy” Clark and wife Vivian of Dequincy; grandchildren, Jenifer, Terica, Falen, Monica, Jerry, Kaywen, Owen Jr., Masen; great grandchildren, Stephanie, Ashley, Michael, Paisley, and Bralen.