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James "Jayel" Elwood Clark IV

12/27/1977 - 09/01/2020

Obituary for James "Jayel" Elwood Clark IV

Psalm 34:18 The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.
James Elwood Clark IV, better known as Jayel Clark born December 27, 1977 passed away on September 1, 2020. Although only 42 at the time of his passing, Jayel positively affected many people in his lifetime. He was a kind and compassionate son, brother, uncle, and friend. He showed his kindness and compassion to all walks of life. He loved his partner in crime, canine, and son- Elwood his Great Dane. He was an estimator and co-owner of B&C Sheet Metal. He will be forever missed. His laughter and practical jokes will always be remembered. He is survived by his father, Jimmy Clark and his wife Cheri Clark; his mother Elizabeth Adkins Ponce and husband Paco Ponce. His siblings, Tracie Clark Nettles and husband Dale, Nick Clark and wife Holly, Erin Clark Leach and husband Timothy, Susan Clark Marshall and husband Barrett, Jessica Ponce Sollenberger and husband Doug. Jayel was blessed with numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Roy and Mae Adkins and his paternal grandparents Jim and Betty Clark. Memorial services are going to be held at Seale Funeral Home on September 10, 2020 at 8 AM- 10 AM. Services held at 10 by Pastor Willis Easley. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Launch Therapy Center in Denham Springs. Please sign the online guest book at



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08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Seale Funeral Home - Denham Springs
1720 S. Range Avenue
Denham Springs, LA 70726
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Memorial Service

10:00 AM
Seale Funeral Home - Denham Springs
1720 S. Range Avenue
Denham Springs, LA 70726
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My dear sweet friend, I am so deeply sorry to hear of your loss of you son. Jayel truly loved and spoke very highly of you as his father, he was proud of the family he came from. You are in my prayers.
- Cathy Warner
So sorry for your loss
- Jimmy Miley
I'm so sorry to hear of this. My thoughts and prayers are for all. Eternal rest Jayel.
- Sondra Aydell
Going to miss the laughs, talks and friendship my friend. Love and strength to your family.
- Billy Magee
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. Jimmy and Debbie Cothell
- Jimmy Cothell
I am so very sorry for your loss. Jayell was a true friend to many and will be greatly missed. I pray for peace for the family as you to to move forward one day at a time.
- Marilyn Guidroz
Blessings to you all and may you find peace in remembering and in the comfort of family and friends. Love to all. Aunt Joyce and Bob
- Joyce Powell
I am so truly sorry for your lost. My prayers go out to the family.
- Terri Neff

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