Herbert Hardy Clemons Jr. ( Herby), 82, of Soddy Daisy, TN, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Tuesday, March 6, 2018.
He was a Transmission Specialist. He was a decorated Naval Veteran and loved antique cars, golf and NASCAR.
Herby was preceded in death by his parents; Herbert Sr. and Laura Clemons; brothers, James and Tommy Clemons; nephew, Jimmy Clemons.
He is survived by his wife, Catherine ( Mirt) Clemons of Soddy Daisy, TN; daughter, Darlene (Lanny) Viall and son Roger (Debbie) Clemons all of Soddy Daisy, TN; three granddaughters, Lori ( Matt) Loney of Hixson, TN, Joni ( Brad) Sullivan of Soddy Daisy, TN and Tarasita ( Glen) Keeble of Hixson, TN; nine great grandchildren; Brady, Emily and Brannon Sullivan, Ashley, Carter, Harper and Hayden Loney and Madison and Mackenzie Keeble; two brothers, Don ( Joan) Clemons and Kenneth ( Carlotta) Clemons.
Special thank you to Hospice nurses: Amanda, Whitney, Kirby and Tonya.
Memorial contributions may be made in Herby’s name to Hospice of Chattanooga ( Dayton, TN office), 7693 RHEA COUNTY HWY,UNIT 4,DAYTON, TN 37321.
Celebration of Life service for Herby will be conducted at 2:00 PM Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Daisy Church of God with Bishop Clayton Privett officiating.
Interment will be Monday, March 12, 2018 at 1:30 pm at Chattanooga National Cemetery with Military Honors .
Arrangements have been entrusted to Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, TN 37415. www.lanefh.com.