Terri Clemons Belshe, age 58, passed peacefully into eternal rest at her home in Alpharetta, GA, surrounded by her family on August 10, 2019. She was born on December 29, 1960 in Portsmouth, VA to Mrs. Magalene Smith Clemons and the late Toney A. Clemons, Sr. as the middle child of five siblings.
She attended schools in Suffolk, VA where she was a 1980 graduate of John Yeates High School. Terri was last employed as a client service manager in Alpharetta, GA where her lovely telephone voice and excellent customer service skills were on full display. Always one with a creative and entrepreneurial spirit, Terri also started two companies; a marketing company creating flyers and other marketing materials for churches and individuals across the country as well as a local cleaning business.
She was baptized at an early age as a member of New Hope Baptist Church, Suffolk, VA. She loved the Lord with all her heart, body, soul and spirit exemplifying a strong faith that encouraged everyone she met. Terri was devoted to her family and became interested in genealogy and researching family history. In the process, she met and developed loving relationships with relatives both near and far.
Terri was a kind, loving and giving person. She was an excellent wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend! She loved to garden and took pride in the care of her beautiful home.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Jack Belshe, her daughter, Transis Clemons (Steven Herndon), and two grandchildren, Josiah and Jibri Herndon of Alpharetta, GA. Her mother, Mrs. Magalene Clemons of Portsmouth, VA, one sister, Mrs. Beverly Heath (William) of Powder Springs, GA, three brothers, Toney, Gary, and Tracy Clemons (Melody) all of Portsmouth, VA and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.