OBITUARY: Shelia Kay Clark

Shelia Kay Clark

Shelia Kay Clark, age 69, went to be with her Lord Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in Santa Fe, Tennessee as she was surrounded by her loving family.

Shelia was born July 3, 1952, to the late Alfred and Ophelia Fitzgerald Slaughter in Maury County, Tennessee.

Dearly known as “Mamaw” and “Sissy”, Shelia has a huge heart for others. She cherished her family and adored her grandchildren. There are many memories of her enjoying the mountain scenery and basking in the wonders the Lord has blessed her with.

She will be deeply missed by all the lives she touched.

The Clark family will receive friends and family Friday, January 14, 2022, from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Williams Funeral Home in Columbia. The funeral service for Ms. Shelia will commence at 1:00 PM with Ronnie Johnson officiating. Ms. Shelia will be laid to rest in the Garden of Good Shepherd at Polk Memorial Gardens.

She is survived by her sons: Steve (Karen) Clark and Chris (Kristin) Clark; grandchildren: Ryan Clark, Brady Clark, Bella Clark, and Gavin Clark; sisters: Dell Jones and Patsy (Ray) Owens; and several nieces and nephews; loving father of her children and lifelong companion: David Clark; and special friend: Rita Hedrick.

Pallbearers will be Ryan Clark, Brady Clark, Gavin Clark, Derek Pugh, Brandon Ring, Daniel O’field, and Derrick Adkison.

A very special thank you to Vanderbilt Cardiology, Dr. Brinkley, and Dr. English, as well as Nurse Jennifer Hensley with Home Health and the staff at Compassus Hospice for their compassionate and unrelenting care.

Williams Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences can be given to the Clark family by visiting

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