Clyde Richard Garey(1923 - 2012)

Clyde Richard Garey

Funeral services for Mr. Clyde Richard Garey, age 89, will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 19, 2012 in the chapel of Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Independence Cemetery in Henderson County, TN.

Mr. Garey died Friday, November 16, 2012 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

He was born in Bemis, TN, son of the late Chester Garey and Lillie Barger Garey. He worked for the Services for the Blind at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, where he was a member.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Bartie Garey and James Garey.

Surviving are his wife, Gladys Smith Garey of Jackson, whom he married on June 17, 1944; a son, Richard Garey and wife Patricia of Hannibal, MO; a sister, Marie Broadstreet of Jackson; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Friends may visit with the family from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.

Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home, (731) 424-2424.


Published in The Jackson Sun from Nov. 17 to Nov. 18, 2012