J. Edgel Clement
27 August 1915 - 9 February 1990
Luella A. Clement
4 May 1919 - 19 October 2009
wed 24 December 1935
October 21, 2009
POTTSBORO - After a lengthy illness with Alzheimer's Disease, Luella Hale Clement, 90, was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, Oct. 19, 2009 at the Homestead of Denison.
Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22 at Georgetown Baptist Church with Rev. Bobby Hancock officiating. Burial will follow at Georgetown Cemetery.
Mrs. Clement was born on May 4, 1919 in Bennington, Okla., daughter of Edward and Ruby Hale. She attended Georgetown and Denison schools. She married Edgel Clement, "the love of her life" on Dec. 24, 1935 in Pottsboro, and they were married for 54 years.
She was the last remaining charter member of Georgetown Baptist Church, and until her illness, was a very active member. She taught Sunday school classes, worked in vacation Bible school and was there to help others in any way she could. She drove a school bus for Georgetown Schools in the 1950s and worked for the original Fink Store in the 1970s.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Surviving are her daughters, Shirley Henderson of Pottsboro and Lowaine Crook and husband, Claud of Whitesboro; grandchildren, Sheri Suggs and husband, Johnny, Jackie Graves and husband, Ken, Jimmy Jones and wife, Shawna, Beth Hale and husband, Darryl and Jeff Jones. She is also survived by 13 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, on Feb. 9, 1990; two grandsons; two brothers; and one sister.
Visitation will be at Johnson-Moore Pottsboro Chapel from 6 -7 p.m. Wednesday.
Memorials may be made to Georgetown Baptist Church Building Fund, 207 w. Georgetown Rd., Pottsboro, TX 75076 or the UT Southwestern Medical Center, Alzheimer's Disease Research, P.O. Box 910888, Dallas, TX 75391-0888.
She was a great wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, and she will be missed by her family and friends.
Elaine Nall Bay
Grayson County TXGenWeb