Clyde Vailes

March 26, 1931 ~ October 21, 2018 (age 87)

Clyde Vailes


Medina, TN

Mr. Walter Clyde Vailes age 87, passed away Sunday, October 21, 2018 in Jackson, TN. He was born March 26, 1931 in Gibson County, TN to Walter Raymond and Dorothy Moore Vailes. 


He was educated in the Fairview School, worked as a driver for Save-A-Lot and was a member of the Medina Church of Church. He was an avid golfer, enjoyed hunting and riding motorcycles


Proceeding Mr. Vailes in death is his parents; Walter and Dorothy Vailes, daughter; Karen Vailes Burke, brothers; Billy Vailes, Jerry Vailes, sister; Laverne Vailes King 


Survivors include his wife of 67 years; Miriam Elizabeth Vailes, children; Gary (Gretchen) Vailes, Alan (Kathy) Vailes, grandchildren; Brad Burke, Erin Burke Farrow, Kevin Vailes, Bryan Vailes, 8 great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and great nieces, nephews.


Funeral services will be conducted Friday, October 26, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel of Medina Funeral Home, Bro. Chris Smith and Bro. Ben Holt officiating. Burial is in Rosehill Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7 pm Friday at Medina Funeral Home.


Memorial donations may be made to the Medina Church of Christ.


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