Jack Franklin Clariday, 84, Mt. Juliet, died Thursday, Feb. 21.
Clariday was a member of Gateway Missionary Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean War and a recipient of the Bronze Star. Mr. Clariday was a member of the Mt. Juliet Senior Center, the Mt. Juliet Lions Club and was a member of the Donelson Kiwanis Club for over 40 years. Mr. Clariday was the owner of Plaza Barber Shop. He was the son of the late, Auther and Mary Gregory Clariday.
Mr. Clariday was also preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Mary Ella Tillman Clariday; brothers, Billy and James Clariday and sisters, Jean Roddy and Nancy Smith.
He is survived by: sons, Phillip M. (Tressa) Clariday of Lenore City; Stephen F. (Sandra) Clariday of Cleveland, David D. (Sara) Clariday of Mt. Juliet; daughter, Marylinn E. Clariday (Paul) Kenny of Mt. Juliet; brothers, Johnny, Charles, Mack, Donald and Lillard Clariday; sisters, Dot Oliver, Peggy Church and Polly Henley; grandchildren, Mary Blankenship, Michele Franco, Mandy Stinnett, Robert F. Clariday, Melissa C. Clariday, Margaret “Margie” Ginn, Nathan A. Clariday, Jamie L. Clariday, Angela K. Comer and Nicholas D. “Nick” Kenny; five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26 at Gateway Missionary Baptist Church, 2514 Lakeland Drive, Nashville, TN with Bro. Jeremy Sisk officiating. Interment followed at Woodlawn Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Phillip M. Clariday, Steve F. Clariday, David D. Clariday, Paul Kenny, Robert F. Clariday, Nathan A. Clariday, and Nicholas D. “Nick” Kenny. Honorary pallbearers will be member of the Mt. Juliet Lions Club.
Visitation was Monday at the funeral home and prior to service time Tuesday at the church.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.