March 31, 2022, 78, Mount Olive –
Clark Colbert Harrell, 78, of Mt. Olive passed away Thursday morning at home. He is the son of the late Milford and Ruth Kornegay Harrell and was the husband of Hilda T. Harrell. Clark was a member of Thunder Swamp Pentecostal Holiness Church serving as the current treasurer. He loved old cars, especially Fords. Along with his love for cars, Clark was a racing fan. He also enjoyed spending time with his children or talking about them. Clark spent many years selling Ford cars and trucks. Friday was his favorite day of the week because the old guys would meet for lunch. When Clark went out you would often see him in his favorite Hawaiian shirt.
A service to celebrate Clark’s life will be held at Thunder Swamp Pentecostal Holiness Church Sunday at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Jimmy Whitfield officiating. The family will receive friends at the church following the service.
In addition to his wife of 37 years, Clark is survived by his sons, Clark Harrell Jr. of Charlotte, Bryan Harrell and wife Stephanie of Kinston, and Brandon Harrell of Grifton; a sister Betty Yount and husband Dr. William Yount of Durham; grandchildren, Allana Caufield, Clark Harrell III, Brent Harrell, Dylan Harrell, Faith Harrell, Olivia Harrell, and Brooks Harrell; his lunch buddies, Butch Parker, Jimmy Jones, Don Holland, Reggie Hines, and Dwight Lockamy; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Clark was preceded in death by brothers, Gordon and Jordan Harrell.
Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to: Thunder Swamp Pentecostal Holiness Church, 1519 Thunder Swamp Church Rd., Mt. Olive, NC 28365
Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Harrell family and online condolences may be directed to www.shumate-faulk.com