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Bush May we never forget the loss of 2, fellow Americans who were tragically taken from us. There are ways to help improve your chances when you apply. It looks like you may be having problems playing this video. If so, please try restarting your browser. He was like a brother to me and I will miss him. My condolences to the family as you remember with love all the beautiful memories you shared. Love, Betty Wood. I grew up in Denver and our family were members at Montiview then we followed Clarence to Wellshire PC and became members there.
I grew to love Clarence as a man with so many gifts. He resonated with me with his gentle baritone voice, his demeanor was of love and he was kind to me always. I truly enjoyed his Sunday sermons. He was a brilliant writer, who weaved in so many moments of Life and stories that always captured my heart and fed my Spirit. I learned a lot about Life from Clarence. And we both enjoyed classical music too!!
The entire Dow family loved Clarence and we send our deepest sympathies to his family. In Loving Memory of. Memorial Service:.
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel is assisting the family. Clarence Brown Ammons passed away Friday May 11, at the age of Gifts may be made to Wellshire Presbyterian Church or a charity of choice. He received his B. Drafted into the Army, Clarence was given a desk assignment at Army Headquarters near Norfolk, Virginia where he served for 18 months before being honorably discharged and taking a position with Monsanto Chemical Company. At Monsanto, Clarence worked as an overseas representative for nine years before changing directions and entering the seminary. During this time, Clarence and Shelley had four sons and after Clarence was ordained, the family moved to Denver in where Clarence started his ministry as an Associate Pastor at Montview Presbyterian Church.
In , Clarence was installed as Pastor of Wellshire Presbyterian Church where he brought fresh changes, resulting in significant growth and culminating in the construction of a new sanctuary in Clarence was active in and served as Moderator of Denver Presbytery and in , Hastings College in Nebraska conferred an honorary doctorate upon him in recognition of his work.
Clarence retired in , and, in recognition of his service, Wellshire Presbyterian Church established the Clarence B. Ammons Chapel. In , he returned to his home town of Red Springs in North Carolina where he presided as Interim Pastor at Antioch Presbyterian Church until , before then heading to Georgetown Presbyterian for two more years before finally returning to Denver. After divorcing his first wife Shelley in , Clarence remarried twice more before being widowed in A life-long lover of classical, choral and instrumental music, especially opera, Clarence is survived by his four sons, Mark, Tim, David and Joel, and his fourteen grandchildren.
He was deeply loved and will be greatly missed. To share a memory or leave a message of condolence, please click on the "Share Memories" button above. Allen et al. One of the primary rules in the construction of a statute is that the words used therein should be taken in their ordinary and popular signification unless there is something in the statute requiring a different interpretation. This is really nothing more than a rule of common sense, for it must be supposed that the legislature, in enacting a statute, intended that the words used therein should be understood in the sense in which they are ordinarily and popularly understood by the people, for whose guidance and government the law was enacted, unless there is something in the statute showing the words in question were used in some other sense.
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Ammons et al. That construction has oftenest been made in the consideration of wills and written contracts, but well-nigh always in instances where the instrument construed was of doubtful meaning on the face of it, and generally to get at the intent of the maker of the instrument evidenced from all of the parts of it.
The rule of construction in such instances is well stated by Johnston, Ch. Rogers , 28 S. Statutes, too, are sometimes so construed, but not where the language of them is plain. When an act is expressed in clear and precise terms, when the sense is manifest and leads to nothing absurd, there can be no reason not to adopt the sense which it naturally presents. To go elsewhere in search of conjectures in order to restrain or extinguish it is to elude it. Shepard v. City of New Orleans , 51 La. City of Freeport , Ill. We think that it was the intention of the Legislature to authorize the courts to award alimony in periodic payments or in a lump sum, but not both.
In 27A C. Certainly, an award of installment alimony which is adequate precludes an additional award of alimony in gross for support. The allowance of periodical payments to a wife for the support and maintenance of a child does not preclude an award to her of alimony in gross.
The case of Deigaard v. Deigaard , Fla. In the case of Harrison v. Harrison , Fla. The Florida Court reversed, saying:. It has been held that where a divorce decree provides for the payment of permanent alimony in periodic installments, a lump sum award of alimony may not be added. Yandell , Fla. There was no basis, other than as lump sum alimony, for awarding the wife an interest in this property, which was owned by the husband prior to the marriage of the parties.
The wife held no record interest.