James(Jim) Hoover Clark 54, passed away unexpectedly on February 26, 2017. Jim was born in Samyrna Tennessee, on August 5th, 1962. He grew up in Freehold, New Jersey spending all of his summers in his beloved surfing town of Manasquan NJ.He was a graduate of Freehold Boro High School and attended Western Kentucky University. He is survived by his mother Helen Clark, sister, Sharon Clark Armand(Brent Armand), brother, Kenneth W. Clark lll (Denise Krayne Clark) as well as several nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his father Kenneth W. Clark ll. Before becoming a long time resident of the Florida East Coast, he spent time on the North Shore of Hawaii and Mount Hood, Oregon. Beautiful places he loved that allowed him to indulge in his passions of surfing and snowboarding. He had an incredible sense of adventure and traveled to Whistler, Canada for skiing and Costa Rica and Puerto Rico for surfing. He spent his time in Florida as a general contractor and other business ventures such as hurricane window protection and a paddle board adventure company. He loved the outdoors and time spent on the water teaching friends and clients how paddle board. His free spirit, zest for life and infectious sense of humor will be greatly missed by friend and family. Hang loose brother!!