James Rex Clendenen
(Feb. 2, 2013)
James Rex Clendenen of
Sweetwater, passed away on Saturday morning, Feb. 2, at the family home. He was a member of Union McMinn Baptist
Church of Niota. He was a long-standing member of the Meridian Sun Masonic
He was 69.
Preceded in death by: his
parents, William Rex and Mae Lee Clendenen; son, Greg Clendenen; brother,
Jefferson (Butch) Clendenen.
Survivors include: wife of
43 years-Janice F. Clendenen of Sweetwater;
son-in-law-April D. and Carl Sledge of Madisonville;
Clendenen anf Caitlin L. and Jaden M. Sledge of Madisonville;
brother-in-law-Johann and Leon
Rhea, Connie Morton, Brenda Patterson,
all of Maryville;
sisters-in-law-Roy and Diane Clendenen of Maryville; Johnny and Abby Clendenen
Moore of Knoxville;
Several nieces and nephews.
Many thanks to Sweetwater
Home Health and Amedisyis Hospice for their loving support and kindness.
The family received
friends on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Kykerís
Funeral Homes, Sweetwater, with a Masonic service in Kykerís Chapel with
the funeral service following with Rev. Bobby Pettit officiating. Interment will be noon, Wednesday in
the Sweetwater Memorial Park. Kyker Funeral Homes, Sweetwater, in charge of