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Grace Rilla Clark, 88
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Grace Rilla Clark, 88, of McMinnville, Tennessee passed from this life on Thursday, August 20, 2020, at NHC HealthCare, of McMinnville, Tennessee.

Grace was born Monday, January 18, 1932 in McMinnville, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Harvey Wilson and the late Verlene Turner Wilson.

Grace is survived by her daughter Bobbie L. Patton and husband Danny, son Johnny Cantrell and wife Linda, four grandchildren Sandy Wilson, Billy Dunlap and wife Cristie, Joe Cantrell, and Brandon Patton and wife Michelle, three great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, two sisters Carletta Glenn and Elsie Brady, brother Junior Wilson, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

In addition to her parents, Grace was preceded in death by her husband Billy “Gene” Cantrell, daughter Sheila Cantrell, grandson-in-law Rick Wilson, four sisters Fannie, Wilma, Betty, and Katherine.

A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. on Monday at Fuston Cemetery. Interment will be in Fuston Cemetery, Smithville. Online condolences may be made to the family at

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Aug. 23, 2020