(born on December 14, 1920 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA;
died on February 21, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA)
"Every musician in the world who ever met Clark Terry is a better musician & person because of it. He now belongs to the ages." - Christian McBride
Services for Clark Terry will be held at the Abyssinian Baptist Church on Saturday, February 28th at 10:00 a.m., led by Dr. Calvin Butts. Clark will be laid to rest at the Woodlawn Cemetery following the service. Funeral services entrusted to P.K. Miller Mortuary, Pine Bluff, Arkansas and George H. Weldon Funeral Home, New York City.
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made to the Jazz Foundation of America which has helped over the years to make sure that Clark's needs were met. Please note on donations that they be made "In Honor of Clark Terry" to help them continue this work.