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Gwendolyn Sylvia Clark


Sunrise: November 12, 1951

Sunset: June 8, 2020

Celebration of Life
“Well done thy good and faithful servant”

On Monday, June 8, 2020, our beloved mother, auntie, sister and friend, Gwendolyn Sylvia Clark was called from labor to reward. She was born the late Odell and Zaph Jones. She received her education through Norfolk Public Schools going on to graduate from Booker T. Washington High School. She later went on to earn her associate degree in Business Management from Keys Business College.

Our beloved mother was and still remains a light to so many. She was always there to lend a helping hand, pray for and encourage others but most of all to tell of the goodness of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. she was a member of Calvary Revival Church, Norfolk, VA before later joining House of Judah Norfolk, VA where she gracefully served as church mother. One thing is for sure she didn’t mind giving God all the praise. Although, this recent year was not easy, she always mustard up the strength to say “It is Well”, “God is still good and the devil is still stupid” but most of all “to
God be the glory, I’m okay either way”.

She leaves to cherish her memory her daughters; Robinette “Quisa” Edmonds, Sarena “Rena” Jones, Angela Clark and sons, Milton “Junnie” Clark and Jermaine “Manky” Clark. She also leaves grandchildren, Bryonna, Brandi, Damion, Darion, Myles, A’Korey and Diamon, great grandchildren, Ezekiel, Precious, Rachel, Genesis, D’anna, Laya and N’voni, her siblings, Steven Jones, Dorothy England, Darryl Jones (Tracy) Kenneth Jones (Shirley) and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws, adopted children, church family and friends. Let’s not forget her faithful four-legged son “Charlie”. She was preceded in death by her parents, Odell & Zaph Jones and grandson, Yasaan Clark.

“Well done Gods servant, Well done”

Viewing Friday, June 12, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Graveside Service Saturday, June 13, 2020 2:00pm Forest Lawn Cemetery 8100 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery 8100 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance

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    Cassandra Horne says

    Auntie we will miss you but we all know you are in a better place. Take your rest. To my cousins, Auntie set an great example of FAITH for us. This mustard seed is about to grow!! Sending you all my love and prayers. See you soon.

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    Linwood and Vanessa Turner says

    We pray for strength for the family of our dear neighbor “Miss Gwen”. May the angels light her path to the doorway to heaven. May our Lord bless and comfort the family during this time of grief. Please accept our sincere condolences.

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    Juanita Shaw says

    Sending prayers of strength, love, and faith to shower you during this time… My most sincere condolences.

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    Rebecca E. Knowles (Nene) says

    Rebecca Knowles (Nene) says
    June 12, 2020 at 12:38 PM
    My daughter and I have you all in our prayers. May you find comfort and assurance that Gwen loved the Lord and now she is with him. There couldn’t be a better place or reward. I hope that you all find comfort in knowing this.
    Sending my love and continued prayers.

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    Irene Yanc ere y says

    To God be the glory. So sorry for your loss. Greatest sympathy Gods bless upon you al

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    Sharon Walker says

    Ms. Jones,
    Please know you and your family are in my prayers. Be encouraged during this difficult time. Thank God your mom has the victory.

    Prayerfully,
    Mrs. Walker
    Sherwood Forest Elementary

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    B. Whitehurst says

    My heart is sadden by the loss of Ms.Gwen a person beautiful inside and out. I will always remember the long talks and lunches we shared. I will miss my “Ladybug “. I pray for peace, strength and comfort to her family and love ones.

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