Jeanne Sherman Clements of Broad-lands, Virginia, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 17, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Ward Sherman and Helen Wilson Sherman of Schaghticoke, NY, and her brother, Christopher W. Sherman of Moseley, VA. She is survived by her devoted husband of 32 years, Carey Clements; her two loving sons, Brian Clements of Broadlands, VA, and David Clements of Richmond, VA; her brother, James Sherman of Clifton Park, NY; as well as close relatives and friends who loved her dearly.
Jeanne was a graduate of the University of South Carolina where she earned a degree in education. She began her teaching career in South Carolina and Arizona. She worked in the Loudoun County Public School System for 14 years, with much of that time being spent at Cedar Lane Elementary School. Jeanne had a lifelong love of dancing, theater and drama. Her talents were put to good use with costumes, plays, and all sorts of creative educational experiences for her students. She enjoyed travel, trips with her family, especially to the beach, and trips abroad with her husband. She collected angels and lighthouses. Chocolate always made her face light up with a radiant smile. She was a devoted wife and mother. Her family was the most important thing in her life. Her family will receive condolences from friends and relatives at the Broadlands Community Center, 43008 Waxpool Rd., Ashburn, VA 20148, Saturday September 7, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Office of Gifts Administration, 3300 Whitehaven St. N.W., Ste 3000 Washington, D.C. 20007.