|Birth: ||Oct. 8, 1906|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 1974|
Clemetine "Clemmie" Sudie McMullen was born in Henderson County, Texas on October 8, 1906 to Willis Jefferson McMullen and Hester Maggie Bailey. She attended college for 4 years, receiving her teaching degree in 1928. She married Fred Clark of Ellis County on August 24, 1929. After marriage, they moved to New Orleans where Fred obtained a job as a street car conductor for the New Orleans Transit Authority with the help of his first cousins Ben, Thomas and Vernon Vinson who were already employees of the transit company.
About 1933 Fred and Clemmie moved to Ellis County, Texas where Fred operated a farm between Boyce and Regor Springs. At the outbreak of WW II, they moved to Houston, Harris County, Texas where Fred found employment as a carpenter in the construction business. After living in Houston for 20 years, Fred died of lung cancer in 1962 at St Luke's Hospital.
Clemmie then moved to Groesbeck in Limestone County where she taught school and lived at 506 W. Navasota Street. She died at the age of 67 in 1974 at Scott and White Hospital in Temple from chronic lymphocytic leukemia. She was buried next to her husband at Elm Branch Cemetery in Ellis County.
Fred and Clemmie had two children:
1) Billy Fred Clark - (b. 1930)
2) Betty Jean Clark - (b. 1933)
Willis Jefferson McMullan (1881 - 1961)
Hester Maggie Bailey McMullan (1888 - 1964)
Fred Clark (1904 - 1962)
Elm Branch Cemetery
Maintained by: William Gorman
Originally Created by: Carole Fudge/Ragain
Record added: Nov 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80199055