Obituary: Elder Simp Clemons, Jr.Apr 10th, 2013 | By Submitted | Category: Obituaries
Elder Simp Clemons, Jr., 83, of Greenville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 3, 2013. Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at New Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Greenville, with burial in the Church Cemetery. Viewing-visitation is Friday 3-7:30 p.m. at TILLMAN OF MONTICELLO 850-997-5553. A lifelong Greenville resident, Elder Clemons was a retired maintenance engineer for Florida Plywood. He was an ordained elder in the Refuge Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ. Cherishing his love and memory are his devoted wife of 63 years, Mother Alease Alexander Clemons; son, Carroll “Keith” Clemons; daughter, Chiquita Clemons; sister, Amanda Rivers; grandchildren, Tonja, Zachary (Demetris), Gregory and Alphonso Clemons and Bernard White; daughters-in-law, Cheryl and Veronica Clemons; sisters-in-law, Annie Williams and Janie Clemons and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his sons, Willie and Gardell; parents, Simp Sr. and Ruby Greenwood Clemons; siblings, Theodore Clemons, Perlean Dixon and Kay Bertha Evans.