Harold Robert Clemons

April 9, 1937May 29, 2014
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DELCAMBRE – Funeral services will be celebrated for Harold R. “Bobby” Clemons, age 77, at 4:00 pm Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Evangeline Funeral Home. Rev. Roland Fontenot will officiate. Interment will follow in Our Lady of the Lake Mausoleum.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at Evangeline Funeral Home of Delcambre on Saturday from 10:30 am until time of services.

Harold, known by family and friends as Bobby, was born April 9, 1937 in Ft. Myers, Florida to the late Harold Clemons and Ila Whiddon Clemons. He passed away on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Iberia Medical Center.

Bobby was a lifelong boat captain having been a commercial shrimper and working with oilfield companies. He was also an avid deer hunter. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Survivors include his children, Robert L. Clemons (Susan), Johnny Clemons, Linda Chandler, and Andre’ L. Clemons (Dawn); nine grandchildren, nine great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Carleen Henshaw; and his grandson, JonCade T. Clemons.

Serving as pallbearers will be Tyler Clemons, Robert Derouen, Eyan Derouen, Brett Esponge, Kurt Baker and Chris Conway. Honorary pallbearers will be Billy Don Clemons, Johnny Davis, Rick Patterson and Marlin Jones.

Memorial contributions may be made in Bobby’s name to the JonCade Thomas Clemons Memorial Scholarship Fund, 107 ½ Commission Blvd., Lafayette, LA 70508.

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  • Funeral Service Saturday, May 31, 2014
  • Visitation Saturday, May 31, 2014

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Art Thibodeaux

June 24, 2015

Miss You!! My Dear Friend

Roxie Maturin

May 29, 2015

We miss you very much. Till we a meet again God Bless

Diane Stiglish

May 28, 2015

Harold, you will be forever in my heart.
With all my love,

Edan Petty

June 15, 2014

My sympathies to the entire family. I was never around Bobby and not smiling at some antic of his. He will be greatly missed. His hospitality was unmatched, and I am grateful for having known him.

Elaine Strom

June 6, 2014

I am so saddened by your sudden passing from this life, Harold. I remember you fondly, my ''Captain de Lousiane,'' and welcome your spirit always. A loving friend,

Kelsey Patterson

June 4, 2014

Bobby will be missed by so many. His kind heart and joyful spirit will be remembered.

June 4, 2014

Will miss you. Been friends for many many years.
Earline Jones

Rachel Williams

June 3, 2014

Uncle Bobby was an amazing man! You will be missed by many but I cherish all the wonderful memories I have of you. I love you more!!!

June 3, 2014

Judy Sonnier

Billy Clemons

June 3, 2014

I lost my John Wayne, one of my best friends and closest relatives all at the same time. Love you man.