Martin Richard Slark

Mr. Martin Richard Slark of Sautee passed away from natural causes on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. He was 86.

He was born in 1932, in Lancaster, New York, to the late Arthur Henry and Julia Ellen Slark. Mr. Slark worked as a civil engineer for the Georgia Department of Transportation, and was a member of Nacoochee United Methodist Church.

Mr. Slark was a wonderful and loving husband and father. He served his country in the Korean War, and he always had a special place in his heart for all God's creatures.

He is survived by his loving wife, Mrs. Jane Slark; his daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Scott Archer of Phoenix, Arizona; and his daughter and son-in-law, Connie and Don Leddy of Commerce. Mr. Slark is also survived his five grandchildren, Melinda, Taylor, Thomas, Rachel, and Matthew.

A celebration of Marty's life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at Nacoochee United Methodist Church, 1371 Highway 17, Sautee Nacoochee, GA 30571. The service will be officiated by Pastor Keith Windmiller.

In lieu of flowers, friends are free to donate to a charity of their choice, or send in memory of Marty Slark to Marty's favorite charity, Randy and Friends, P.O. Box 907532, Gainesville, GA 30501.

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Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland is in charge of arrangements.

White County News - Cleveland, Georgia
November 8, 2018

White County News

Mailing Address:
13 E. Jarrard St.
Cleveland, Ga 30528

Phone: 706-865-4718
Fax: 706-865-3048