|Birth: ||Sep. 24, 1934|
|Death: ||Nov. 10, 1955|
Rex was the son of Elmer Horace and Bertie "Barnett" Clements. He died at the age of 21 from a motor vehicle accident.
HIS OBITUARY- Monitor-Herald, Calhoun County, MS, Nov. 17, 1955, pg.1
MR. REX CLEMENTS, 21, died at St. Joseph Hospital in Memphis on Nov. 10, 1955, as the result of injuries sustained Saturday, Nov. 5, when his pickup truck overturned on Highway 9, near Shoot-Us-A-Spear Creek, between Calhoun City and Slate Spring. Mr. Clements lived at Slate Spring and was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Clements. He was a member of the Baptist Church and was held in high esteem by those who knew him. He was engaged in farming with his father. He was a native of Calhoun County and had lived his life around Sabougla and Slate Spring. Young Clements had many friends in the oounty and his death caused much sadness. Funeral services were held from Bethel Baptist Church on Friday, Nov. 11 at 2:00 pm, conducted by Revs. H. V. Hardin and J. D. Caples.
Pryor Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements and pallbearers were Sam Barnett, James Clements, Roy Clements, Raymond Clements, Troy Simmons and Bernard Gregg.
Besides his parents, he is survived by three brothers, Walter Clements of Grenada, Lee Clements and George Clements, both of Slate Spring; two sisters, Mrs. Sarah Wall and Mrs. Mary Ellen Wall of Calhoun City; and by his grandfather, Mr. George Barnett of Slate Spring.
~~~ Shirley Kimbrell Williford
Added: Jun. 14, 2012
Elmer Horace Clements (1892 - 1960)
Berta Barnett Clements (1896 - 1981)
Lee Clements (1920 - 1971)*
George J Clements (1924 - 2006)*
Rex Clements (1934 - 1955)
Created by: Ruby Mordecai
Record added: Sep 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41836838
OBITUARY- Monitor-Herald, Calhoun County, MS, Nov. 17, 1955, pg.1Mr. Rex Clements, 21, died at St. Joseph Hospital in Memphis on Nov. 10, 1955, as the result of injuries sustained Saturday, Nov. 5, when his pickup truck overturned on Highway 9, near Shoot...(Read more)|
Shirley Kimbrell Williford
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