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Ricky Nelson Lewis (#46774484)
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Orville E. Hamman Jr.
Find·A·Grave Family Connections
Ricky -

Hi! In entering each deceased family member descending from Zenas Shepherd (1784-1837) into Find·A·Grave, I have come across direct connection to two of your memorials. They are Jay Monroe Clark, and his wife, Firna S. Clark, both buried in Rushville Village Cemetery, Rushville, Ontario County, NY. These individuals are connected to Zenas through Firna Shepard (the spelling changed), daughter of Horace William and Inis Viola [Reamer] Shepard. On each of the memorials that I have entered, I am including the Family Link information, thereby creating a family tree through Find·A· Grave. If you would, could you please add the family link information to their memorials as follows:

Firna Shepard Clark
Father: 50094278
Mother: 50094358

Spouse: 26603678
Year Married: 1933

Jay Monroe Clark
Spouse: 26603765

In addition, feel free to add all or part of the following to their Bios:

Firna -



The Daily Messenger ( Canandaigua , New York )

Wednesday, 26 February 1958



Clarks Observe 25th Anniversary



RUSHVILLE - A telephone conversation with their daughter, Mrs. Paul Santee of Highlands , N.J. a corsage and numerous cards of congratulations reminded Mr. and Mrs. Jay Clark of Green Street that Monday was their 25th wedding anniversary. An open house celebration which had been planned was cancelled due to bad road and weather conditions.

Jay Clark and Firna Shepard were married in the Methodist parsonage at Naples Feb. 24, 1933, by the Rev. Frederick House. They were attended by the bride's brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Francis Shepard of Naples .

They have lived in this area except for a brief time when both were employed at the Rome State School . They are active in civic affairs, and both are members of the Methodist Church . Mr. Clark is a member and past member of the Masonic Lodge and the Rushville Fire Department. Mrs. Clark is a member of the OES and the Fire Company's Auxiliary.

They have three children, Mrs. Santee, and Rodney and Caryl at home.





The Daily Messenger ( Canandaigua , New York )

Monday, 26 February 1973



Mr. and Mrs. Jay M. Clark of Rushville observed their 40th wedding anniversary on Saturday, February 24, 1973. Mrs. Clark is the former Firna Shepard. They were married in Naples , Feb. 24, 1933 by Rev. Frederick Howse. They have three children, Mrs. Paul Santee of Rushville, Mrs. Peter Moore of Canandaigua and Rodney Clark of Fairport.





The Daily Messenger ( Canandaigua , New York )

Tuesday, 06 March 1973



Mrs. Jay M. Clark of Rushville spent Monday afternoon with her sister-in-law, Mrs. Francis L. Shepard, Main Street . On Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Clark were guests of their children, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Santee of Rushville, Mr. and Mrs. Peter Moore of Canandaigua, and Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Clark of Fairport at a dinner outing at Caruso's Restaurant in Canandaigua in observance of the 40th wedding anniversary which occurred on Feb. 24. Mrs. Clark is the former Firna Shepard, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Horace Shepard Sr. of Naples .





The Daily Messenger ( Canandaigua , New York )

Monday, 24 February 1974



Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hawkins Sr. of Hunts Hollow Road . observe their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Jay M. Clark of Rushville (she is the former Firna Shepard of Naples ) will observe their 42nd wedding anniversary on February 24th.





The Naples Record ( Naples , New York )

Thursday, 08 March 1979



Mr. and Mrs. Jay Clark of Rushville celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Feb. 24 by dining at a Geneva restaurant on Thursday, Feb. 22nd. They were guests of honor at a luncheon at their home, attended by their daughter, Mrs. Paul (Caryl) Santee, and Mrs. Clark's sisters, Mrs. Jennie Gookins and Mrs. Walter (Carrie) Randolph, of Rushville, and Mrs. Chester (Alice) Janiak of Stanley.



Jay -



The Daily Messenger ( Canandaigua , New York )

Monday, 08 April 1935



Mr. and Mrs Jay Clark, who have been employed at Rome for some time have returned to the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Clark for the present.





The Daily Messenger ( Canandaigua , New York )

Wednesday, 28 September 1938



To Move To Geneva

Mr. and Mrs Jay Clark and daughter will move to Geneva this week in order to be nearer his work. He has been employed for some time by the American Can Company of that city.





The Daily Messenger ( Canandaigua , New York )

Tuesday, 06 March 1973



Jay M. Clark of Rushville has resigned his office of assessor in the village of Rushville . He had one year left of his term. Clark, a native of Rushville, is the husband of Mrs. Firna Shepard Clark formerly of Naples .





Rochester Democrat and Chronicle ( Rochester , New York )

Sub classification: Death Notices Outside Monroe Co.

Monday, 09 September 2005



Clark, Jay M. RUSHVILLE: Sept. 6, 2005. He is survived by 3 children, Caryl Santee of Rushville, Janice (Peter) Moore of Canandaigua, and Rodney (Sherry) Clark of Fairport; 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Jay retired from Delco in 1976. Friends may call Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home in Gorham. A Masonic Service will be held Friday at 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral Service, Saturday at 10 am at the First United Methodist Church in Rushville. Contributions to the church memorial fund or the Middlesex Valley Ambulance Corps.








Added by Orville E. Hamman Jr. on Mar 29, 2010 5:15 PM
Sharon Mullen
Sanford Willcox
Hi Ricky,

You mentioned Sanford Willcox in a memorial page you have on here. He was my Grandpa! I was just thinking of him and how much I miss him still and decided to google his name and came across your page about your cousin.

I remember my Grandpa talking about your Dad when I was just a kid and I'm sure I met him but I don't recall meeting him when we would visit my grandparents in Wayne.

Anyways - I thought I would drop a note to say Hi from a relative who knew your parents.

Sharon Knapp Mullen
(Iona Willcox's daughter)
Added by Sharon Mullen on Jul 29, 2009 8:35 PM
Henk J. Orie
WHERE AND HOW ARE YOU ???
Good Morning dear Ricky, Hope you are keeping well.Long time no hear from you.Please send an answer.Stay Happy - Your overseas Friend - HENK
Added by Henk J. Orie on Aug 11, 2008 6:49 AM
Renee Casterline Consol
have pic aunt georgia's garve
go to my site
renee
Added by Renee Casterline Consol on May 14, 2008 10:46 AM
Karen J. Blankenship
Merry Christmas
Hi Ricky,

I just wanted to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful 2008. I have appreciated your activity on Find a Grave.

Karen
Added by Karen J. Blankenship on Dec 17, 2007 8:19 AM
 

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