The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

March 9, 2014

Clarence W. Faulkerson Sr.

Star Beacon

MONROE, N.C. — Clarence Wallace Faulkerson Sr., age 69, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014.

He was born July 5, 1944, in Ashtabula, Ohio, a son to the late Clarence William and Gertrude Schieldel Faulkerson, he is also preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Hopson Faulkerson; a brother, Richard Faulkerson; two sisters, Gertrude McLemore and Diane Faulkerson; adopted son, Rell Shupe; son-in-law, Dennis Moore; nephews, Jeff Ortiz and Ernie Ortiz; and twin infant grandchildren, Stephen and Hedi Smith

The family will receive friends on Monday, March 10th, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., in GORDON FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORY, 1904 Lancaster Ave., Monroe, N.C. 28112.

He is survived by two sons, Clarence W. Faulkerson Jr. and Ralph Faulkerson; four daughters, Ruby Moore, Michelle Shupe, Judy Smith and Leslie Moore; two brothers, Larry Faulkerson Sr. and William Faulkerson; five sisters, Eleanor Keatron, Margaret Coy, Dorothy Rohm, Stephine Faulkerson and Patricia Baker; 17 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

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