Mary Nell


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Mary Nell Clemons

Sep 05 1942 - May 14 2009

Mary Nell Clemons, age 66, of McKinney, Texas passed away on May 14, 2009. She was born on September 5, 1942 in Longview, Texas to Clifford Don and Clara Nelley (McQuinn) Awbrey. Mary was raised in Edinburg, Texas. On April 20, 1959 she married her best friend’s brother Clay Clemons in McAllen, Texas. Clay and Mary traveled the world while Clay proudly served his country in the military. After retiring from the military life, Mary and Clay moved to Houston where they lived until moving to McKinney, Texas in 2007. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Clay Clemons of McKinney, Texas; grandsons, Brad Harvey of McKinney, Texas and Dustin Kliesing of Houston, Texas; five great-grandchildren; grandson, Carlos Rios of Houston, Texas; three brothers, Harold, Gerald and Leroy Awbrey;one sister, Louise Poppelwell and special niece, Bea J Poppelwell. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clifford and Clara Awbrey and daughter, Christine Clemons. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, May 18, 2009 at the home of Clay Clemons, 7721 Glenwood Springs Lane, McKinney, Texas 75070. The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., on Sunday, May 17, 2009 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas.
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