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Janice Grigsby

September 1, 1937 — December 28, 2022

A visitation for Janice Faye Grigsby, age 85, of Clarksville, TN, will be Tuesday, January 3, 2023, from 5:00 PM-6:00 PM at Sykes Funeral Home.

Janice was born on September 1, 1937, in South Pittsburg, TN, to William and Edna Kelley. She passed away on December 28, 2022. Janice was a member of Excel Baptist Church where she loved volunteering. She also volunteered at the hospital, directed Helping Hands Outreach Program, and enjoyed traveling.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by daughter, Stacey Stutts and her siblings: Shelby Rutledge, Joyce Kelley, Marlin Gladstone, and Michael Kelley. She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Edward Grigsby; daughters, Diane (Greg) Berty and Kala (Gary) McFadden; Erling (Kristin) Espelid who was like a son to her; grandchildren: Timothy (Blair) Berty, Magan (Derek) Gaddis, Michael (Jessica) McFadden, and Emily Stutts; and 8 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

5:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Sykes Funeral Home & Crematory

424 Franklin St, Clarksville, TN 37040

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