James Earl Clark 51, of Saint Joseph, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2012. He was born December 9, 1960 in St. Joseph, MO. He worked in the hotel and apartments industry in the maintenance departments. James was preceded in death by father, Charles Jack Clark and a daughter, Maria Rene Clark. Survivors include mother, Katherine Mejia, a daughter, Katherine Ganzberg of Oklahoma City, OK, three sisters, Tina (Osbaldo) Montoya, Shelly Dalbey and Margo Dalbey, three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am, on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at Rupp Funeral Home, with Sister Susan Holmes officiating, The family will receive friends from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Saturday, Saturday, at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Memorial Park Cemetery . Memorials are requested to the James Clark memorial fund in care of the Rupp Funeral Home. Online condolence and obituary at www.ruppfuneral.com.