George Victor Clark, 59, passed away Thursday, May, 3, 2012, in a local health care facility after a long life of illness. He was an electrician and was awarded the apprentice of the year at local 175.He was preceded in death by his parents, Gueney and Bonnie Clark.He is survived by his children, Joan Rochele (Alan) Sparks, Dawn Knox; grandchildren, C.J. Sparks, Allen Randal Knox, Jessica Elaine Knox; brothers, Thomas (Pat) Clark, James (Kim) Clark; sister, Bettye (David) Whaley. Arrangements have been entrusted to Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services, Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors. 1724 McCallie Ave.. 423-265-4414.