THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. John Sherwood Clements, Jr., of 361 Folkstone Circle, Augusta, Ga. entered into rest Dec. 24, 2003 at the University Hospital.
He was the beloved husband of Mary Frances Page Clements. Survivors include wife, Mary Frances Page Clements, Augusta, Ga.; son John Sherwood Clements, III, Thomson, Ga.; daughter, Mary Page Clements, Unionville, New York; sister, Betty Clements Hilburn Macon, Ga. . Mr. Clements was preceded in death by a son, John Clements.
Mr. Clements grew up in the Valdosta, Ga. area and lived in Thomson for 40 years. He attended North Georgia College and Graduated from the University of Georgia where he was a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. Mr. Clements served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict, was a retired Real Estate Professional and Chairman of the McDuffie County Tax Assessors Board for 28 years. He was also a member of the Augusta Appraisal Council, Classic South Board of Realtors, member of First United Methodist Church, member of the Hasan Shrine Temple and an Eagle Scout.
Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 26, 2003 at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens with Darrell Wells officiating.
Pallbearers were Thomas Lovelace, William Eades, Boone Knox, Jack Smith, Ed Baron, Buford Joiner, Joe Wills, and Douglas Pentecost.
Memorials may be made to the Georgia Sheriff's Youth Home, P. O. Box 1000 Stockbridge , Ga. 30281-9878.
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.