Lawrence Anthony Clemons, also known as “Tony,” was born to the late Roger C. Clemons Jr. and Alice Marie Maxey Clemons, on October 15, 1959. Lawrence attended Indianapolis Public School #60 and was a graduate of Shortridge High School. He Later graduated from Ivy Tech community College in their Field Maintenance Program.
Lawrence professed a hope in Christ and was baptized by Pastor Henry L. Peterson, Sr. of the Womack Memorial C.M.E Church. Lawrence was united in marriage to Rita Bratton Clemons on October 10, 1990. That marriage was dissolved after 20 years. He later met the love of his life, Tesa Phillips Clemons; and they were united in Holy Matrimony on July 9, 2010.
Lawrence worked several jobs; R. Adams Roofing Company, Manutek Incorporation, Jennair, and Lawrence was a Self-Contractor. He could build a house if he needed to. He could do anything inside or outside of a home and he was also a car mechanic. For a brief time, Lawrence worked at the Interchurch Center. Lawrence loved his family. He loved having a good time and making people laugh. He was a loving husband, son, brother, uncle, and friend who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Lawrence departed this life on Monday, October 18, 2021, at the age of 62 years and four days old. Lawrence leaves to cherish his precious memories, his beloved wife, Tesa Clemons; A loving mother, Alice Clemons; four brothers and spouses; Roger Clemons III (Susan) Michael Wright Sr. (Brenda) Steven Clemons Sr. (Phyllis) Jeffery Clemons; five sisters and spouses; Brenda Jeter (Robert) Donna Robinson, Deborah Clemons, Jessica Johnson, Anita Terrell (Latroy Sr.); A host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, aunts, cousins, one very special cousin, Elva Rouse, and a gang of friends.
For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present , nor things to come, nor height nor depth nor any other creature shall be able to sperate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord. Romans 8:38-39
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