Elnor Glen Clark Britt, 85, of Columbus, MS passed away Monday, September 30, 2013, at Vineyard Court Nursing Center, Columbus, MS. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 1, 2013, from 6-8 PM at Lowndes Funeral Home, Columbus, MS. Funeral services will be Wednesday, October 2, 2013, at 2 PM at Lowndes Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Ben Yarber officiating and Bro. Shane Cruse assisting. Interment will be in Friendship Cemetery, Millport, AL with Lowndes Funeral Home directing. Ms. Britt was born August 10, 1928, in Fulton, MS to the late Grover and Mimie McManus Nethery. She was a member of Canaan Baptist Church, Columbus, MS and American Legion Post 69 Ladies Auxiliary. Ms. Britt enjoyed fishing and loved cats and dogs. She retired in 1983 from Lowndes General Hospital as a nurse. In addition to her parents, Ms. Britt was preceded in death by her husbands, Allen Gosa, Earl Clark, and Thomas Britt; brother, Travis Nethery; and grandson, Shawn Clark. Ms. Britt is survived by her sons, Gary (Sam) Clark, Helena, AL, Stanley (Valerie) Clark, Caledonia, MS and Jeffery Earl (Charlotte) Clark, Columbus, MS; daughters, Patricia Brown, West Point, MS and Alisa (Mark) Kersh, Caledonia, MS; stepdaughter, Gina Graham, Columbus, MS; sister-in-law, Clarice Nethery, Millport, AL; grandchildren, Remona (David) Philpott, Elizabeth (Terry) Owens, Chasity Desmidt, Melissa Chance, Candice Clark, Jeffery Clark, Amanda Kersh and Blakney Clark; and 8 great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Mark Ward, John Fancher, Jeff Clark, Stanley Clark, Gary Clark and Jeffery Clark. Honorary pallbearers will be the staff of Vineyard Court, Sonny Shelton, Rob Carson, American Legion Post 69 Ladies Auxiliary, Dr. Jerry Stennett, Dr. Robert Buckley, Kenneth Reynolds, Jack Atkins, Ted Russell, Tony Clark, Ruth Gibson and the staff of Baptist Hospice. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 1380 Livingston Lane, Jackson, MS 39213 and Cedar Hill Animal Sanctuary, 84 Sanctuary Loop, Caledonia, MS 39740.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on September 30, 2013
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