Funeral services for Clyde Flake, 86, are set for 1:00 p.m. Thursday at Oak Grove Independent Methodist Church with Bro. Gene Coltharp and Bro. Terrell Gatewood officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Grove Independent Methodist Church Cemetery.
Family will receive friends Wednesday from 5:00 to 9:00 and Thursday from 10:00 to service time, all at Oak Grove Independent Methodist Church in Pocahontas, TN.
Clyde passed away at Magnolia Regional Health Center on March 20, 2018. He was a member of Oak Grove Independent Methodist Church in Pocahontas, TN. He worked the majority of his life as an automobile mechanic. He enjoyed fishing and working around the homeplace. He loved bluegrass and gospel music. He sang for many years with his family at home and local churches. He loved his children and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife and the mother of his children, Mary Flake; parents, John and Myrtle Flake; daughter, Julia Richardson; son-in-law, Billy Richardson; and a step-great grandchild, Jonathan Wilbanks.
Clyde is survived by his wife of five years, Arlene Flake of Pocahontas, TN.; sons, Jimmy Flake his wife Diane of Walnut, MS., Larry Flake his wife Cindy of Pocahontas, TN.; daughters, Donna Ramsey her husband J.M. of Middleton, TN., Dianne Flake of Pocahontas, TN., Dana Doyle her husband Jerry of Middleton, TN.; step-daughters, Debbie Taylor her husband Jeff, of Springfield, MO., Patti Huffman of Timberling City, MO.; step-son, Michael Castleberry his wife Ruby of Grand Rapids, MI.; brother, Dale Flake of Jackson, TN.; sister Shirley Spencer of Brownfield, MS.; host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, one great great grandchild, nieces, nephews, family and friends.Grandsons will serve as pallbearers
Condolences can be left at www.memorialcorinth.com
Arrangements are under the care of Memorial Funeral Home.