Clark Carter Paddock, 85, of Cottonwood died June 30. He was born June 20, 1925 in Clarion, Pennsylvania, the son of David Frank Paddock and Dorothy Carter Paddock.
He graduate from Clarion High School and New Mexico A & M. He served his country in World War II in the Army.
Mr. Paddock worked as a sales engineer for Texas Instruments, as an electrical engineer for Lockhead and was the owner of Golden State Lighting in Palmdale, California.
Clark lived with energy-actively working and volunteering as long as his health permitted. He participated in Walks For Life benefitting the House of Ruth. He served on the Old Town Mission and did highway cleanups. He head been a member of the Hollywood Presbyterian Church he served as an elder, he served as an elder at the First Presbyterian Church in Berkeley and the Spirit of Joy Lutheran in Cottonwood and served on the council.
He was a wonderful, sincere father, husband and friend. He loved his Lord Jesus Christ in thought word and deed.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Carter Caroon.
He is survived by his wife of nine years, Margaret; daughters Dorothy Alvarez (Steve) of Colorado Springs, Colorado and Barabara Denton (TJ) of Glendale, California; sisters Elizabeth Jerigan (Richard) of Tennessee and Phoebe Ellen Spence of California; and five grandchildren.
Services will be held in California at a later date.
An online guestbook is available at www.westcottfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by survivors.