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John Clarke07/03/1976
John Lyman Clarke, 54, died of cancer Sunday, July 3, 1976, in Chicago, Ill.

The son of John Joe and Stella Bybee Clark, John Lyman was born in Knoxville October 7, 1922.

He graduated from Knoxville High School in 1939 and attended Boling Green
Kentucky College and the University of Iowa where he majored in music.

Survivors include one sister, Mrs. Doris Gosnell of Springfield, Ill., and two nieces and four nephews.

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

Clark’s body was willed to medical science.