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Clarence E. "Nappy Jap" Jarrett Sr.


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Clarence E. "Nappy Jap" Jarrett Sr. Obituary
Clarence E. Jarrett, Sr. "Nappy Jap"

AGE: 66 • Wilmington

passed away at home on Saturday, June 11, 2016.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Faye Ellen Grant, father, James Roe Jarrett, mother, Ella Mae Harper; and two siblings, James Roe Jarrett, Jr. and Curtis James Sims.

Clarence was born on July 7, 1949 in Mobile, Al to James and Ella Mae. After high school in 1967, he enlisted in the Army at the age of 18 and served in Korea during the Vietnam Campaign. After his tour of duty was over, he moved to Wilmington, DE where he met and married Faye Ellen Grant. He continued to live and work in the area until his death.

Clarence is survived by his son, Clarence Jarrett, Jr.; three grandchildren, Isaiah, Ellis and Cameron; sisters Linda (Walter) Nickerson, Brenda (Robert) Young, and Flora Jarret; two brothers, Fred (Valerie) Jarrett and Earnest Daniels, Jr. and a host of nieces, nephew, relatives and friends.

Viewing will be held at The House of Wright Mortuary, 208 E. 5th St., Wilm, DE, Saturday, June 18 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. Celebration of Life will begin at 11:00 am.

Interment will be private.
Published in The News Journal from June 15 to June 17, 2016
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