Clara Mai Tyler Jarrell
Clara Mai Tyler Jarrell, age 78 of Clarksville, died Tuesday, November 26, 2012 at her residence.
Funeral service will be 12 Noon Saturday, December 1, 2012 at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Church Cemetery. Visitation 12 Noon- 8 p.m. with the family present 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
She was born April 2,1934 to the late Edmond and Charle Mae Meriwerher Tyler. She graduated from the historical Burt High School Class on 1952.
She is preceded in death by her husband, SFC Samuel Jarrell Sr.; and siblings, Edmond Tyler, Jr, Robert Tyler, Catherine Tyler, Elizabeth Tyler Stewart, Juanita Tyler Allen, Beatrice Tyler McKeage, and Marcella Tyler Coleman.
She leaves to cherish her memory daughter, Venita DeCosta, Clarksville, TN; grandchildren, Miko (LaKeisha) DeCosta, Atlanta, GA, Torre DeCosta, Clarksville, TN, Tywann Clemons, Ft. Pierce, FL and Tiffany Barnes, Phoenix City, AL; sister, Etta Coleman, Clarksville, TN; step children, Lena Jarrell Simpson, Melbourne, FL, Shirley (Samuel) Gamble, Palm Bay, FL, Loretta (Toya) Adelakum, Vero Beach, FL, Samuel Jarrell, Jr, Charlotte, NC, Calvin (Shirley) Jarrell, Palm Beach, FL and Raymond (Mary) Sheppard, Valdosta, GA; brother-in- laws, James Coleman, Oak Grove, KY and Rev. Sherman Allen of Indianapolis, IN; and a host of family and friends.
Foston Funeral Home, (931) 647-5451.