JEAN M. MARX, Clemson
Jean Mann Marx, widow of Albert "Woody" Marx, went to her heavenly home on Monday, July 3rd while at the Medical University of SC Hospital in Charleston, SC. Jean was born in Freetown, Indiana on August 27th, 1922, a daughter of Ethel Tinch and John Curtis Mann.
Jean dedicated her life to her family, friends and many volunteer organizations. She was a member of Clemson United Methodist Church. She was one of the founding members and still served on the Board of Meals on Wheels in Clemson, SC. She served as their treasure for over 17 years. She was also one of the founding members of the Clemson Downs Volunteers and has worked in the Health Care Center for over 25 years. Being married to an Air Force officer and pilot, Jean was always active in Military Wives activities. She was currently co-chairman of the Retired Military Wives Club in Clemson. Jean was also an avid Clemson fan and member of IPTAY for over 35 years. She filled our lives with God's love, and her memory will live in our hearts forever.
Surviving are her daughter, Janis Marx Newton and her husband Nathan Newton, Jr., and grandsons, Zach, Seth and Russ all of Charleston, SC; brother, C.T. "Jack" Mann, Lexington, KY and sister, Mrs. Charles (Wilma) Hauenschild, Seymour, IN. She was predeceased by her son James Eric Marx.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, July 8th at 2:00pm at Clemson United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Paul Hutchison. Friends and family are invited to attend visitation at the church from 1-2 prior to the service. Interment will be held at a later date at Riverview Cemetery in Seymour, IN.
Thos desiring may send contributions to the Woody Marx Scholarship Fund, Rotary Club of Clemson, PO Box 1475, Clemson, SC 29633 or Meals on Wheels, 397 College Ave., Clemson, SC 29631.
Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home, Central-Clemson Commons, is assisting the family with the arrangements.