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Former Fayetteville Mayor Dies

Posted October 16, 2007
Updated October 17, 2007

— A former Fayetteville mayor died Tuesday morning.

Wilbur Clark served as mayor from 1963 to 1965.

Clark, 94, was also a state highway commissioner. He was credited with building the U.S. 401 bypass.

He is survived by his wife and two daughters.

A service is planned for Thursday morning at Highland Presbyterian Church in Fayetteville.