Lauretha D. Spence was born on May 9,1965 to Harold Smith, Sr. and Joyce Davis. At an early age she gave her life to Christ and has been serving God ever since. Lauretha graduated from Great Bridge High School in 1983. She was married to Donnie Clemons, Sr., through this union God blessed them with two children. Lauretha played on a softball team called Anisto Cats
and her position was catcher. Her true passion was singing. Her singing has saved and healed many souls. Singing was her calling from God and she used that gift extremely well. Lauretha sung with Willow Grove Baptist Church Choir, The Gospel
Union, The Nicks, Harvest Worship Center Praise Team, and Prince of Peace Praise Center where she directed the choir. Lauretha also enjoyed going shopping and spending time with family, especially her four grandsons and granddaughter.
Precious memories are left to be cherished by her loving children, Donnie Clemons, Jr., and Lauketha Clemons. She is survived by her loving siblings; Timothy Happer, Sr. (Margaret), Harold Smith, Jr. (Lisa), Bishop Reginald Smith (Keya), Charles Davis, Jr. (Kim), Harry Davis (Junell), Ronald Davis (Angie), Corey Winston, Marquis Winston, Dezure Davis, and a host of cousins, nieces and nephews. Also left to cherish her memories are her special sisters, Lisa, Augustine, Sabrina, and Mandy.