Bobby Joe Clements
Funeral Date: 7/17/2013

Obituary:
Bobby Joe Clements, age 76, of New Edinburg, AR. died Saturday July 13 at Baptist Hospital in Little Rock. Born December 25, 1936 in New Edinburg, he was a son of the late James E. and Naomi Mobley Clements. Bobby Joe was the retired owner of Clements Restaurant and formerly a bridge builder and utility contractor. He was a 32nd Degree Mason. Bobby Joe was married on June 6, 1956, to the late Billie Sims. Bobby Joe is survived by his four children, Austin Clements and wife Suzannah, Calhoun, LA, Lewis Clements and wife Connie, New Edinburg, AR, Mary Clark and husband Joe, Santa Fe, NM, Angie Clements, Little Rock, AR, his two sisters, Maxine Brown, Arkadelphia, AR and Juanita Branson, Dumas, AR, a brother, Wayne Clements, Camden, AR, his six grandchildren, Zac Clements, Little Rock, AR, Ashley Clements, New Orleans, LA, Luke Clements, Little Rock, AR, Jacob Clements, Calhoun, LA, Leah Clements, Little Rock, AR, Jack Clements, Calhoun, LA, his 15 nieces and nephews, and his close friend and companion Ann Burchett, Warren, AR. Funeral services were held 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 17, at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery near New Edinburg, Ar. by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Zac Clements, Luke Clements, Jacob Clements, Billy Waldrop, Pat Ballentine, Jr., Bobby Hargraves, Jim Lasiter and Clay Wagnon. Honorary pallbearers were Jack Clements, Ken Simmons, Donald Clements, Kenny Clements, Don Robinson, French Wynne, III., Scott Richardson, Wayne Robinson, Ernest Merle Johnson, Jim Sims and Jackie Curry.

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Name: James Boney
Message: I'll miss you Bobby.

Name: johnnie Angle
Message: Ann, so sorry to hear of your loss.My prays go out to you and his families.

Name: Jerry & Jacqualin Johnson
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Name: Becky Quimby
Message: Bobby Joe was one of a kind. I am sure going to miss his weekly visits to the bank. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Name: Marlene Elliott
Message: I am so saddened to hear of the passing of this sweet man. He always had a way of making me smile no matter where I saw him. My deepest sympathy to his family.

Name: Malinda Raley
Message: Love to you Angie and your Family. Many prayers are going out to comfort each and every one of you through this difficult time. Angie, you have always been there for me and I am here for you. Love, Malinda

Name: Donna Ashcraft
Message: My Dearest Lewis and families, I loved me some Bobby Joe. He always brought a smile to my face. He was one of my supporters during a hard time in my life. I wont ever forget that. He was funny and quick to wit, a wonderful quality in anyone, but he carried the title best. The entire family has my deepest sympathy. May God carry each one of you through this great time of mourning. There is no doubt " Miss Billie" was there to greet and hug him. And to Ann, may the Lord comfort you as well. I know he loved being with you, because he told me so. You were a great comrad. I love you so. In the dark days ahead you will all be in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: John & Sandy (Ballentine) Gavin
Message: What a time Daddy, Wayne & Bobbie Joe are having catching up on the car lot coffee drinking & talking! We will be praying for you during the days ahead.

Name: Lola & Victor Mac Maroney
Message: Ann, Angie,We are so sorry for your loss, the happiness we saw on his face the last time we saw him impressed us with how very happy he was. Angie, we never had a conversation that he didn't bring up his baby. Ann you gave him so much of yourself, so much love after he lost his Billie. The two of you made me feel good through your bubbly happiness. We love you.

Name: Linda Langford Thornton
Message: I am so sorry to here of Mr. Clements passing. He was one of the best men I ever new. I know he will be missed dearly GOD BLESS YOU all. And I love you all. Your Friend Linda

Name: Lea Ann Forrest
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Name: Debbie Huddleston
Message: So sorry for your loss. I am keeping all of you in my prayers.

Name: Philip&Linda Cathey
Message: So sorry for your loss. Just hearing the name Bobby Joe brings a smile to my face because he always had a funny story to tell.

Name: Randy and Beth Peek
Message: Sincere prayers and hold on to your memories together

Name: steve powell
Message: So Sorry To Hear About Bobby Joe I Have Many Great Memories Of Him And My Uncle Julian

Name: Larry & Robbie Reaves
Message: Family, We will miss him too. He was always so much fun to be around.

Name: Lou Anne Scroggins Emrich
Message: I'm so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of Bobby Joe, so full of life, always with a smile and a joke or story, making everyone welcome. Praying you will know the comfort of God during this time.

Name: French & Judy Thornton Wynne
Message: Bobby Joe will be missed dearly.... He was always a joy to be around.

Name: Betty Greenwood
Message: Austin, Lewis, Mary and Angela. I'm so sorry to hear about Bobby Joe. You all know how much I care about each of you and how much the friendship of your Mom and Daddy means to me. I have so many memories. You're all in my heart. Betty Lou

Name: Betty Greenwood
Message: Ann, I'm so sorry for your loss. Bobby Joe told me y'all had some really good times together. You were good for each other. Betty

Name: David(K.C.) & Tina Simmons-McClain
Message: We're so sorry for your loss. If it haven't been for Bobby Joe my Dad wouldn't have been at the hospital the night I was born. Ever time he would see me he would tell me my birthday and my weird middle name. May God bless you all and help you through this hard and painful time. Wish I could be there for the funeral but I just had a double lung transplant 7 wks. ago in Nashville, TN. Heaven has a new Angel. Johnny Cash & Bobby Joe are singing up a storm.

Name: Shelia Towery
Message: Dear Family and Ann, Please know your in our thoughts and prayers. We always enjoyed Bobby Joe. I have such fond memories of your Bobby Joe and Billie Ruth supporting us at all those basketball games. May God comfort your hearts during these difficult days.

Name: Ronnie & Teresa Hays
Message: Ann so very sorry for your loss You always looked so happy when I saw you together

Name: David & Kay Perry
Message: Angie: Kay and I are so sorry to hear of your Fathers passing our thoughts and prayers are with you .

Name: Tammy Anders-Benbrook
Message: So sorry to hear about Bobby Joe. He was such a funny guy. I will be praying for you all as you go through the next few days of trying to cope with the great loss of losing a daddy. God bless you!

Name: RHONDA AND GARY SIMMONS
Message: ANGIE AND FAMILY, SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR DAD. HE WAS ONE OF A KIND. MAY GOD COMFORT YOU DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME. YOU ALL ARE IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS

Name: RHONDA AND GARY SIMMONS
Message: ANN,WE ARE SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. YOU BOTH SEEMED SO HAPPY TOGETHER. I KNOW YOU WILL MISS HIM AS OTHERS WILL. YOU ARE IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.

Name: Bradley and Paula Herring
Message: Ann,and Family we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: David & Karen McDougald
Message: So sorry for your loss.

Name: Bj & Sharon Davis
Message: So sorry about your dad.

Name: Kenny & Tammy Hensley
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Name: Walter and Sandra DalSanto
Message: We are sorry for your loss and you are in our prayers.

Name: Robbie Murry
Message: Sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Betty Carol Lane
Message: My thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

Name: Linda& Clifton Joyner
Message: Dear Family, So sorry for your loss.Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Betty Carol Lane
Message: Sorry for your loss. Your in our thoughts and prayers. Betty Carol Lane, Mike Taylor, & Betty Taylor

Name: Andy Gibbs
Message: Will Rogers once said: " I never met a man that I didn't like. " No man that ever met Bobby Joe Clements didn't like him. He lit up every room he walked into.

Name: Ashleigh (Taylor Bunch
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Name: Carla Miller
Message: So sorry to hear of your loss

Name: Renae Allen
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Bobby will truly be missed.