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    Wednesday, April 15 2020
    Mary O'Quinn Clem

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    Mary O’Quinn Clem, born on February 21, 1943 went to be with the Lord and her husband on April 15, 2020.  She was the wife of the late George H Clem; parents Ruby and Benjamin O’Quinn. She is survived by her daughters Teresa Carver (Jim), Valerie Lawson (David), Cathy Vaden (Tim) and Georgia Smith. Nine grandchildren – Brent Lawson, Jeremy Lawson (Missy), Daniel Vaden, Hunter DiPaolo (Katherine), Josh Vaden, Emily Smith, Amanda Holden (Stephen), Rachel Carver, & Rebecca Carver. Six great grandchildren – Penelope Lawson, Clem Lawson, Noah Lawson, Reba Lawson, Adelina DiPaolo & Hadleigh Holden. Mary loved cooking & baking, spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral Services will be limited to immediate family for a graveside service at New Hope Christian Church, Alberta, VA due to current mandates. In lieu of flowers please consider memorial donations to Victoria Fire and Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 1419, Victoria, VA 23974 or your favorite organization. Online condolences may be made online at

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