Funeral services for Clarence "Wink" Alston Sr. will be held at noon on Wednesday at Jehovah Missionary Baptist Church, Sumter. Interment will follow at Mount Nebo Baptist Church Cemetery, Alcolu.

Mr. Alston will be placed in the church one hour prior for public viewing.

Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today at Jehovah Missionary Baptist Church.

On Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, Mr. Alston answered the call of our heavenly father.

He was born on April 16, 1956, in Sumter, to the late Johnny and Lannie Ceaser Alston.

The memories of Clarence will forever be cherished by his son, Clarence Alston Jr.; daughter, Desiree Alston; brothers, James (Erma) Alston and Eddie (Dorothy Myers) Calvin; sisters, Ruth Burgess, Mary (Willie) Bradley, Arlene Witherspoon and Carolyn Howard; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a host of family and friends who are saddened by his passing.