William Grady Clack

1929

William Grady Clack was born February 8, 1929 in Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina, the son of Floyd Holmes Clack and Annie L. McDonald Clack.

1962

Funeral services for William G. Clack will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday at Harmony Baptist Church.

Mr. Clack, 33, of Rt. 1, Blaney, was fatally injured Thursday when the car he was driving collided with a house trailer and careened off the road into a clump of trees about a mile north of Dentsville on U. S. Highway No. 1.

The accident occurred about 1:10 p.m., and Mr. Clack died about an hour later at Columbia Hospital.

Highway Patrolman R. H. McColman said Mr. Clack was travelling north when his car collided with a house trailer which was being towed south with a truck by Elmer R. Alford of 214 Main Street, Mt. Sterling, Ill. Alford was not injured.

After the collision Mr. Clack’s car glanced to the right and went off the road, ending up in a clump of trees.

Patrolman McColman said that Mr. Clack’s two small children, who were riding with him, escaped with minor injuries.

The injured man was brought to the hospital by a Paschal Funeral Home ambulance.

Coroner Cecil L. Wiles said that plans for an inquest were still uncertain.

The body is at the Paschal Funeral Home and the family is at the home at Blaney.

Mr. Clack is survived by his widow, Mrs. Lola Mae Stockman Clack, three daughters, Kathy Clack, Debbie Clack and Susan Clack; a son, Danny Clack; foster mother, Mrs. Annie Bell Carwood, and two sisters, Mrs. Helen Murphy of Ridgeway and Mrs. Ruby Allen of Chester.

Active pallbearers will be Horace Clack, Uray Clack, George Clack, Fred Dowey, Robert Stockman and Grady Branham.

Honorary pallbearers will be Charlie Kelly, Fred Bookman, William Stockman, John L. Stockman, Clyde Murphy, Cecil Watford, J. P. Cooper and Manis Kelly.

Pallbearers will meet at the church at 4:55. The body is at the Paschal Funeral Home and the family is at the home at Blaney. All members of the family will gather at Paschal Funeral Home at 3:45.

On October 5, 1962, William G. Clack was listed in the newspaper article “S. C. Deaths.”

On October 5, 1962, William G. Clack was listed in the newspaper article “Deaths.”

Obituary Information:

October 5, 1962  Columbia Record (published as THE COLUMBIA RECORD) 
 Columbia, South Carolina
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October 5, 1962  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 2
October 6, 1962  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 2

Tombstone Information:

Located in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
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