Rusty Alan Clark, 37, of Avon, Illinois, passed away May 10, 2019 at his residence. Rusty was born Sept. 13, 1981 in Harlingen. He was a graduate of graduate of Calhoun High School Class of 2000.
He is survived by his mother, Royalyn (sissy) Payton Whiteaker, and stepdad, Eric Payton and James Whiteaker (Randy); sisters Alicia Evans Whiteaker; and brother, Tyler and Christina Whiteaker; grandmother, Betty Effland Clark; four uncles and two aunts: Robert Clark Jr. Roy and Rachel Clark, Ronald Clark, Rodney and Mary Clark; and several nephews and nieces.
Rusty was preceded in death by his grandfather, Robert E Clark (Pappy) and step grandfather, Kenneth Effland.
A celebration of life will be held from 1-3 p.m. Friday, June 14, at the Port O’Connor beach. Bring a blue balloon to be released at 2 p.m. after a short prayer and moment of silence.
The family will be gathering at Josie’s Restaurant for dinner and drinks. Not included in services. All donations may be made to the Port O’Connor Volunteer Fire Department.