Verlyne Clarke passed away on August 7, 2019 at age 80. No services are scheduled. Mrs. Clarke worked in jewelry sales. She loved cooking and gardening almost as much as beautiful jewelry. She is survived by husband, Roland V. Clarke, children Rhonda Clarke Richie and Anthony “Tony” R. Clarke, grandchildren Scott W. and Matthew C. Richie, sister Marjorie Coggin, and brother Graham Arrington. She is preceded in death by mother Fannie Mae Arrington, father L.O. Arrington, sisters Elise Ladd, Ruth Saunders, and Shirley Arrington, and brother Aubrey Arrington. Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.