Frank White Clarkson, age 92, died peacefully at his home in Hayes on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. Frank was founder of FW Clarkson Plumbing and following retirement in 1986. He became a developer and investment broker. Kyndall and Dominik, his grandchildren, kept their “Pop Pop” going; they spent many hours shopping at Walmart, sitting at Chick-fil-A and doing whatever Pop Pop wanted to do. Frank attended Gloucester Church of Christ. He was an avid motorcyclist (Harley-Davidson being his favorite), the oldest member of the Harley Owners Group and a Green Bay Packers fan.
Parents, Otto B. and Ora Lee Crumbley Clarkson; daughter, Linda Clarkson Edney; son, Larry Clarkson; brother, Abe Clarkson, and mother-in-law, Sarah Cox preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife, Lynne C. Clarkson; children, Debbie Willett, Wade Clarkson, Ryan Maples (Tiffany), Justin Maples (Betheny), Kacie Sales (Chris); grandchildren, Alexis, Sarah, Kaleo, Samson, Kipani, Payton, Conner, Kyndall, Dominik, Jaxton, and brother-in-law, James Cox. The family received friends on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, from 1-2 p.m. at Hogg Funeral Home, followed by a 2 o’clock chapel service conducted by Pastor Robert Brunjes. Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, masks were required for entry, and social distancing was mandatory. In memory of our loved one, contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 50, Memphis, Tenn. 38101. Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home, Hayes.