Derrick was born in Cincinnati, Ohio to Thomas Clarkson and Barbara Sizemore.
Derrick is preceded in death by his brother Justin S. Smith
Derrick is survived by Thomas (Pamela) Clarkson (Father), Barbara (Mark) Sizemore (Mother); children, Trenton Clarkson, Hayden Clarkson, Derrick Clarkson and Madison Clarkson; siblings, Becky (Rockie) Adams, Tommy (Rachel) Clarkson, Kayla Henning, Jordan Haley and Logan Clarkson, as well as, a host of family and friends.
A Memorial Service for Derrick will be held from Noon till 2 pm, Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Arlington Memorial Gardens Lakeside Mausoleum Chapel, 2145 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231.
A Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held from Noon till 6 pm on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at the Felicity Community Center, 981 Hopewell Road, Felicity, Ohio 45120.