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James Hilman Clemons

March 16, 1925 ~ December 14, 2023 (age 98) 98 Years Old

James Clemons Obituary

James Hilman Clemons age 98, of Louisville, Kentucky passed away December 14, 2023, at Nazareth Home- Highlands Campus in Louisville.

He was born March 16, 1925, in Grayson County, Kentucky, to the late Andy and Pernie Johnston Clemons. He was retired from International Harvester Company, and a World War II Veteran serving in the United States Navy. He enjoyed playing the guitar and performed with a bluegrass band up into his nineties. He was a member of the St. Louis Bertrand Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was a loving and devoted Pa-Pa to Charlotte, Michael, Genevieve, Ava and Ben.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Frances Alberta Staples Clemons; and nine brothers and sisters.

He is survived by two children; four grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.

Funeral Mass will be held at 12 Noon (CST) Tuesday, December 19, at St. Benedict Catholic Church, 6874 Wax Rd, Clarkson, Kentucky, with Rev. Brandon Williams officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Benedict Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 AM (CST) to 11:30 AM Tuesday at Rogers Funeral Home.




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December 19, 2023

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Rogers Funeral Home
115 West Main Street P. O. Box 68
Clarkson, KY 42726

Funeral Mass
December 19, 2023

12:00 PM
St. Benedict Catholic Church
6874 Wax Road
Clarkson, KY 42726


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