Re: [jacksongenealogy] Dr. Marcus L. Ambrester
- Quoting Joetta Waldrop <wondernbug@...>:
> I saw this in the Leaf-Chronicle newspaper this morning and thoughtCelia: We are so sorry to here that Roy has passed. We were dear
> someone might know him.
> Dr. Marcus L. Ambrester
> Dr. Marcus L. Ambrester, age 76 of Clarksville, TN, died Thursday,
> January 12, 2012 at Gateway Medical Center.
> He was born October 21, 1935 in Scottsboro, AL, son of the late Roy
> and Mary Howard Ambrester. Dr. Ambrester was a retired professor for
> 50 years at the University of Tennessee and was a member of First
> Presbyterian Church.
> Survivors include his wife, Celia Beauchamp Ambrester; a son, Marcus
> LaRoy Ambrester III (Jennilea), Nashville, TN; a daughter, Mayor Kim
> McMillan (Larry), Clarksville, TN; a sister, Mary Louise Bradley
> (Jerry), Huntsville, AL; and four grandchildren, Mary Katharine and
> Ryan McMillan, and Tristin and Jordan Ambrester.
> A Memorial service will be held Saturday at 3 p.m., at
> Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Chapel, with Dr. Jack Phillips officiating.
> Visitation will begin at 1 p.m., and continue until the hour of the
> service. A private burial will be held at a later date.
> Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association
> , 1818 Patterson Lane, Nashville, TN 37203.
> Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510
> Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; (931) 645-6488. Online
> condolences may be made at www.neal-tarpley.com
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friends and classmates in High School.Our sympathies to you and your
Dr. Charles D. and Carolyn L. Smith
C. D. and Carolyn Smith