Clark A. Dunlap, 72, of Burlison, was called home to be with the Lord on May 12, 2021. He is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Sherry.
After serving 34 years, Mr. Dunlap retired from the Memphis Police Department as a captain. He was also a hostage negotiator for 22 years. Dunlap then joined the Tipton County Sheriff's Office, where he served as a chief deputy for two years. He also served in the Army during Vietnam.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William T. and Mary Jane Dunlap, and a brother, Marc O. Dunlap.
He leaves behind two nieces, Kimberly Dunlap Kopetseg of Hawaii and Reba Edwards of Ripley, and a host of loving extended family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St. Jude.
An outdoor memorial service will take place on Monday, May 24, at Gilt Edge Cafe, 10448 Hwy 59 West, Burlison, TN 38015.
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