JoAnn Fain Clem, 77, formerly of 105 Allis Ave, Ninety Six, widow of Aaron James Clem, received her heavenly reward on Friday, February 10, 2017 at NHC of Greenwood.
Born in Greenwood County, she was a daughter of the late Edward M. Fain and Roberta Bagwell Fain. JoAnn retired from Greenwood Mills where she was a member of the Quarter Century Club. She was a member of Ninety Six Pentecostal Holiness Church where she taught Sunday school for several years and also served on the deacons board.
She was preceded in death by a son, James Barry Clem; a sister, Sandra Fain Horne; a grandson, Rodney Ellenburg; and son in law, Ronnie Brown.
Surviving are two daughters, Cherri Ellenburg (Johnny) and Jill Clem Brown, both of Ninety Six; three sisters, Patsy Parker (Russell) of Greenwood, Gail Horne (Gerald) and Carolyn Hallman (George) both of Ninety Six; a brother, Eddie Fain (Rita) of Greenwood; two grandchildren, Stephanie Green (Stacy) and Jennifer Fleming (Kevin); and five greatgrandchildren, Zane Green, AJay Green, Brycen Fleming, Cody Fleming and Laural Fleming, all of Ninety Six.
Funeral services will be held at 3 pm on Sunday at Pentecostal Holiness Church with the Rev. Brian Brock officiating. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Zane Green, Ajay Green, Cody Fleming, Brycen Fleming, Conner Matthews, Landon Horne, Brent Horne and Kevin Fain.
Honorary escort will be the members of Ninety Six PHC Women’s Ministries along with Jimmy Brown, Dennis Kelly, Chad Matthews, Roy Horne and Colin McDonald.
The family will receive friends before the service at the church from 1:30 to 3 pm.
The family is at the home of her daughter, Jill Brown, 100 Draper Street, Ninety Six.
Memorials may be sent to Ninety Six Pentecostal Holiness Church Van Fund, PO Box 426, Ninety Six, SC 29666.
Messages and photos may be shared on Mrs. Clem’s life tribute page by visiting www.harleyfuneralhome.com