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Shirley "Joy" Yarbrough

March 17, 1961 ~ May 30, 2022 (age 61)

Tribute

Shirley Joy Yarbrough, age 61 of Clarksville, went to be with her Lord and Savior Monday May 30, 2022 at Skyline Medical Center. 

Ms. Yarbrough was born to Charles Burney Yarbrough and Shirley Kentner Yarbrough on March 17, 1961, in Clarksville, TN.  She was preceeded in death by her Father.  Joy is survived by her loving Mother and her devoted brother Steven Yarbrough. 

Ms. Yarbrough was a graduate of Montgomery Central High School and Austin Peay State University.  She received a Bachelors and a Masters Degree in Education.  Ms. Yarbrough was a teacher and educator for the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System having taught students at Montgomery Central and Cumberland Heights Elementary Schools.  She retired in 2018 after devoting 34 years as a passionate educator and will be fondly remembered by her cherished students. 

Joy was a member of Hilldale United Methodist Church.  She was a member of the Nehemiah Sunday School class and also a member of the Adult Hand bell Choir.

A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday June 5, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home with Rev. Stephen Sauls and Rev. Ben Falls officiating.  Burial to follow at Antioch United Methodist Church Cemetery.  Visitation will be Saturday, June 4, 2022 from 1:00 PM to 4:00PM and Sunday, June 5, 2022 from 12:00 PM until the hour of service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hilldale United Methodist Church, PO Box 3874, Clarksville, TN 37043.

Arrangements are entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; (931) 645-6488. Online condolences may be made and live streaming of the service may be viewed at www.nealtarpleyparchman.com.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
June 4, 2022

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home
1510 Madison Street
Clarksville, TN 37040

Visitation
Sunday
June 5, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home
1510 Madison Street
Clarksville, TN 37040

Celebration of Life
Sunday
June 5, 2022

2:00 PM
Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home
1510 Madison Street
Clarksville, TN 37040

Video is available for this event


Interment
Sunday
June 5, 2022

3:00 PM
Antioch UMC Cemetery
2575 Antioch Church Road
Clarksville, TN

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