Clarence Jesse Corn

March 10, 1935 - October 14, 2010
Clarence Jesse Corn

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Clarence Jesse Corn, 75, of Hendersonville passed away Thursday, October 14, 2010.

A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of the late Jesse Albert and Mallee Henderson Corn. He was also preceded in death by his beloved wife of 49 years, Genell Edney Corn who died in 2007, and his brother, Charles F. Corn who died in 2004.

He was an Army veteran and worked for Harrison Wright and Staton Tree Service for several years. He retired as a contract driver for the US Postal Service in 1994 after many years of dedicated service.

He was a good man who worked hard providing for his family; he was a loving Father and Grandfather and friend to many.

He is survived by his two sons, Gary and wife, Diane, and Victor and wife, Sonya; his daughter, Becky Baddeley and husband, Ben, all of Hendersonville; five grandchildren, Heather Osborne, Aaron, Zachary and Abigail Corn, and Tommy Baddeley; a granddaughter on the way; and a special cousin, Louise Corn Ward who was like a sister to him..

A graveside service will be held at 2 PM Monday at Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery with the Reverend Chris Norris officiating. Military Honors will be conducted by Hubert M. Smith American Legion Post 77, Hedrick-Rhodes Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5206, and Disabled American Veterans Chapter 14. The family will receive friends from 4 ñ 6 PM Sunday at Shuler Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the American Red Cross, 203 2nd Avenue East, Hendersonville, NC 28792.


Monday, October 18, 2010
12:00 AM

Ebenezer Baptist Church - Directions
2557 Chimney Rock Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

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  • October 15, 2010
    Missionaries Robert and Sarah Bradley says:
    Brother Victor and all of your family, we are sorry to hear of your Dad's passing away. Our prayers are that you will feel God's love and presence during this difficult time. Rest in His care for you all. In Christ, Robert and Sarah

  • October 16, 2010
    Donna Pryor says:
    We are so sorry for your loss and are praying for God to comfort all the family. Love, Donna & Cecil Pryor & Family

  • October 16, 2010
    Ronnie and Nancy Burgess says:
    Dear Gary, Diane, Victor, Sonya, Becky and family, We just learned of your loss. Our hearts go out to you in this your time of sorrow. Our love and prayers are with you. Sorry that we can't express our sympathy in person but we must stay in Charlotte over the week-end. In Christ, Ronnie and Nancy

  • October 16, 2010
    Ronnie Steppe says:
    Gary, Victor, and Becky. Much too late I regret not stopping by to visit with your Dad! He was a wonderful man. Please know how sorry I am for your loss.

  • October 17, 2010
    Nick and Denise Riley says:
    So sorry to hear about your loss