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Clemment Ruffin, Jr.

October 16, 1937 ~ April 28, 2021 (age 83)

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"ALL day and ALL night ANGELS are watching over the Ruffin Family"

"He knows my name
And oh, how he walks with me
Yes oh, how he talks with me
And oh how he tells me
That I am his own..."

During the early morning hours on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, Clemment Ruffin, Jr., answered the Masters Call surrounded by his loving family. Clemment was born on a beautiful fall Saturday on October 16, 1937 to the late Clemment Ruffin Sr. and Minter Ruffin.

The Ruffin Family has decided to celebrate the life of Clemment starting on Monday, May 03, 2021 from five o'clock until seven o'clock during a Time of Glimpse and Reflection at Dennis J. Stallings Memorial Funeral Home, Gatesville, NC. On Tuesday at noon the Celebration of Life Service will take place at the Upper Room Assembly, Gatesville, NC. Mr. Ruffin earthly shell will be laid to rest in the Richardson and Ruffin Family Cemetery. 

Due to the Pandemic that we are in at this time, we WILL be following all proper health and safety protocols. ALL attendees and participants of the Time of Glimpse and Reflection, Celebration of Life and Committal Services will be required to wear a face mask and practice social distancing during the duration of all services for Mr. Ruffin

He leaves to cherish his memories; his devoted wife of sixty-two wonderful years, Pastor Virginia Ruffin; three loving daughters, Pamela Beamon(Lloyd) of Gatesville, NC, Monica White of Gates, NC, and Minter Hamiel of Gates, NC, two caring sons; Sean Ruffin (Shauntea) of Mount Olive and Clemment Ruffin III of Gatesville, NC; one sister- Julia Pullie (O'Neal) of Elizabeth City, NC; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousoins and friends.

The Ruffin Family entrusted the team of Dennis J. Stallings Memorial Funeral Home of Gatesville, NC to serve them during their time of bereavement. DJSMFH professional team will assist the Ruffin Family during their hours of bereavement and beyond through unprecedented, sincere, heartfelt, compassionate and detailed personalized services catered to the Ruffin Family wishes and desires. Please continue to uplift the family of Clemment Ruffin, Jr.  and all connected families through words of comfort, telephone calls/text messages, prayers, "virtual" hugs, thoughts or even just a smile.

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Time of Glimpse and Reflection (Walk-Through ONLY)
May 3, 2021

5:00 PM
Dennis J. Stallings Memorial Funeral Home
202 Church Street
Gatesville, NC 27938

Celebration of Life
May 4, 2021

12:00 PM
Upper Room Assembly
807 Main Street
Gatesville, NC 27938

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