Howell Buford Clemmons

Howell Buford Clemmons

Services for Howell Buford Clemmons, 82, was held on Dec. 31 at the Hamilton Chapel Church family life center.

Family accepted friends and family on Jan. 30 at Neuble-Monument Funeral Home. Interment was held at Rutland Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by: his parents, Roger B. and Doshia L. Clemmons; step-mother, Helen Crudup; wife, Elizabeth Searcy Clemmons; four brothers, Roger (Mattie), James (Lily), Charles (Betty Ann), Donnell Clemmons; one sister, Eula Veaudry Clemmons; two grandsons, Juantai Clemmons and Bryant Clemmons.

Survivors include: his wife, Lula Hancock; four sons, Emanuel (Juanita), Stevie (Monica), Terence (Lea), Howell Clemmons; seven grandchildren, Nawya, Kaylin, Archelaus, Jasmine, Steve, Jaylan, Mykel; and five great-grandchildren, Malachi, Camilla, Quincy, Jr., Dawson, Josiah.

Also to cherish his memory are: two sisters-in-law: Stella Clay of Detroit, Michigan, Flora Rucker of Nashville; two brothers-in-law, Charles (Carlene) Hancock of Detroit, Dwight (Linda) Searcy; bonus niece, Peggy Carroll of Detroit; two life-long friends, Major Jackson, Calvin Hamilton; a truly devoted cousin, Frederick Elvin Clemmons; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and step-brothers and step-sisters. He was blessed with a host of step- brothers and step-sisters who will also cherish his memory.

Neuble Monument Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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