Published: July 22, 2021

James Hershel “Mutt” Clemmons, 87, of Florence, AL, passed away July 21, 2021 at his home. James was a retired Union Laborer, working for Craig Construction and other companies over the years, and a proud member of International Brotherhood of Laborers Local 366. He was also a member of the Baptist faith.


James is survived by:

Son: James J. “Jim” Clemmons

Daughter: Patricia “Pat” Clemmons

Sister: Joyce Slatton (Paul)

Grandson: Phillip Clemmons

Great-grandchildren: Gavin Clemmons and Kadence Gray

Numerous nieces and nephews


He was preceded in death by:

Parents: Emmitt Phillip Clemmons and Emma Mae Hamner Clemmons

Wife: Peggy Thompson Clemmons

Brothers: Percy Clemmons, Porter Clemmons, and Early Clemmons

Sisters: Willie T. Cody, Kathleen Truitt, Earline Stutts, and Virgie Bradley


There will be a graveside service held for James on Saturday, July 24 at 10:00 A.M. at Greenhill Cemetery with John Burgess officiating.


Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.