Walter Raleigh Clack

October 28, 1928January 19, 2013

Walter Raleigh Clack, 84, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2013 at his home in Soddy-Daisy, surrounded by family and friends. A native of Rhea County, he had lived in Hixson most of his adult life. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Hixson.

Walter was an Army veteran and served in the Korean war. He was a member of Sons of The American Revolution and the American Legion. He was retired from DuPont.

He was preceded in death by Virginia Bolton Clack, his wife of 50 years; his parents, three sisters and two brothers.

Survivors include his son, Walter D. (Pamela Brock) Clack of Hixson; daughter, Diane Clack (Randy) Edmonds of Signal Mountain; daughter, Karen Clack (Al) Reardon of Oak Ridge and son, Richard (Alissa Baxter) Clack of Hixson; grandchildren, Chad Reardon, Seth Reardon, Whitney Clack, Hannah Clack, Spencer Clack and Emmily Clack.

The family will receive friends from 5 PM to 8 PM today (Monday) at the North Chapel. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10:30 AM at North Chapel with Rev. Terry Shannon officiating. Private burial will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hope Lodge (American Cancer Society), 2800 Charlotte Ave., Nashville, TN. 37203.

Arrangements by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Hwy 153, Hixson, TN 37343.


  • Visitation Monday, January 21, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, January 22, 2013

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Norris Skelley

February 8, 2013

Karen......sorry to learn of your Dad's passing. I want you (and Al) know that y'all are in my thoughts. Let me know if there is anything I can do for you.

Jean Phillips

January 21, 2013

Dear Clack Family, Many memories of the past flood back to my mind. We feel so honored that we were and are priviledged to know you. May God watch over each of you as you deal with your loss. Bob and Jean Phillips

Tracy Brown

January 21, 2013

I'm still praying for you, Karen. I pray that you will all feel God's loving presence and His comfort and that you can remember all the great times with a smile. We love you very much. God bless.

Danny&Pam Ezell

January 21, 2013

God bless your family during this time of transition. Pam and I will allways cherish the time spent with Mr. Clack. Our deepest condolences: