August 28, 1939 - August 16, 2018
Mortimer National Funeral Home
P.O. Box 514
Grenada, Mississippi 38902-0514
Telephone: 662-226-1621 Fax: 662-226-7942
Funeral services for John Dewitt Clemons, age 78, of Grenada, are at 3 p.m., Sunday, August 19, 2018 at Mortimer National Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Grenada Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Mortimer National Funeral Home.
John died Thursday, August 16, 2018 at the Grenada Health and Rehab.
He was born on August 28, 1939 in Grenada, Mississippi and was the son of the late Talmadge Dewitt Clemons and Mattie Gray Clemons.
John ran a service station and farmed. He was a member of Hardy Baptist Church and served in the National Guard.
John was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Shirley Ruth Clemons; one daughter, Vickie Lynn Province; and four sisters, Lura Bell Donahoe, Betty Cummins, Jewell Gatlin and Linda Nell McWilliams.
He is survived by one son, John Alan Clemons of Grenada; one brother, Eddie Clemons of Blythville, Arkansas; one sister, Carol Clemons of Grenada; one granddaughter, Perry Clemons and two grandsons, Hayden Province and Heath Province.
Mortimer National Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.