Mother Missouri Lott Clemons was born to the late Ardis Lott, Sr. and Ellin Annabella Lott on January 15, 1927. She was one of thirteen children.
Missouri was educated at La-Marion School in Columbia, Mississippi. She was a member of First Hopewell M.B. Church pastored by Rev. Claude Lumzy. Missouri relocated to Jackson, Mississippi and joined Virden Grove M.B. Church under Rev. Williams, where she served faithfully as a Mother of the church until her health failed. She worked 45 years at the Mississippi Baptist Medical Center as a Housekeeping Supervisor.
Missouri married N.T. Clemons in 1974. She remained a loving and devoted wife until the Lord called her home on April 24, 2019
Visitation hours will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019, at Peoples Funeral Home from 12-7 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Peoples Funeral Home located at 886 N. Farish Street - Jackson, Mississippi 39202
Interment: Cedar Lawn Cemetery - Jackson, Mississippi