57 of Bradenton, FL entered into the presence of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, November 6, 2016 after an extended illness. Connie was born in Homestead, FL and moved with her family to Bradenton in 1972. Following in the footsteps of her family's strong entrepreneurial spirit, Connie opened up her own Business with her namesake "Connie's Produce" in 2002 and it was no surprise to her family and friends that she would be successful and she was indeed. The walls were filled with recipes and photos of her faithful customers whom she cherished. Family, friends and locals alike will especially miss her famous homemade "Connies Salsa". She leaves her loving memories to be cherished by her father, Robert L. Clemmons and mother Christine Gowen Clemmons of Blairsville, GA, daughter, Mary 'Rosie' Dillon and grand-daughter Summer Braswell of Bradenton, brothers Stephen Clemmons of Newland, NC, Scott ( Kelly) Clemmons of Bradenton and Jason (Jesica) Clemmons of Blairsville, GA., her adored step-children, Joey Rosko, Rhianna, step grand children, Rayanne and Zoey Rosko and Samantha Braswell and many neices and nephews. Connie was preceded in death by her brother Richard (Dianne) Clemmons Gifted with a servants heart, Connie touched many lives with her selfless, kindhearted acts of love. Above all, Connie had faith and believed in the power and love of her Lord Jesus Christ and His promise of eternal life and the peace that would await her on this day. A celebration of Connie's life will be held at the Bridge Church at 11:00 am December 17th, 2016 located at 4000 75th St W Bradentn, FL 34209.
Published in The Bradenton Herald on Nov. 29, 2016