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William Clarke

September 22, 1996 — January 20, 2023

N. Chesterfield

William Christopher Clarke, 26, of Chesterfield, Virginia, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 20, 2023. He was born on September 22, 1996, in Richmond, Virginia.

Christopher was a dedicated delivery driver for UPS for seven years. He was very athletic in his younger years, playing basketball, football, wrestling, and skateboarding. He was a passionate Philadelphia Eagles fan, loved Dr. Pepper, Law and Order, and SpongeBob, and enjoyed listening to a variety of different music.

Christopher is preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Ray Mattson. He is survived by his loving mother, Christine Elizabeth Elmore and husband, Mike; loving and devoted life partner of seven years, Scott H. Carter; brothers, Jonathan Graber, Samuel Clarke, Michael Elmore, and Jamie Elmore; favorite nephew, Kaiser Graber; grandfather, William S. Poole and wife, Judith; grandmother, Joyce Mattson; aunt, Mary Vanscyoc and husband, Jim; two cousins, Jimmy and Josh Vanscyoc; furry four-legged daughter, Chyna; and other extended family members and many friends.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 29, 2023 at Jenkins Funeral Home Banquet Hall, 2003 Grayland Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23220. Casual dress. In lieu of flowers, charitable donations may be made to a mental health facility of your choosing. Arrangements are being handled by the Colonial Heights Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory, 2033 Boulevard Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834.

To send flowers to the family in memory of William Clarke, please visit our flower store.

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Celebration of Life

Sunday, January 29, 2023

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Jenkins Funeral Home Banquet Hall

2003 Grayland Ave, Richmond, VA 23220

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