She was a Commercial Driver for Auto Zone in Tullahoma and a member of the Victory Baptist Church in Shelbyville, TN.
She was born on December 2, 1953 in Chicago, IL to her parents, the late Luther E. Henley and Virginia P. Wilson Henley Parker of Tullahoma who survives. She was preceded in death by her children, Joanne Galkowski and Brian Galkowski.
Janet will be fondly remembered as a wonderful mother and “Nana” who would do anything in her power for her children and grandchildren. A very strong willed and positive thinking woman who never complained about anything. Everyone who came into contact with her loved being around her. She enjoyed and raced cars at the Chicago Motor Speedway and was a member of the Fiat Club and Goldwing Motorcycle Club.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by her children, April D. Allbert, Brian D. Clark and Victoria R. Clark all of Tullahoma, TN; father, William F. Parker, Jr. of Tullahoma; sister, Patsy A. Henley of Madison, AL; brother, James C. Henley of Manchester, TN; three grandchildren, Aleina Clark, Michael Allbert and Xander Clark; her ex-husband, R.J. Clark, who was still her best friend; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be on Friday evening, April 13, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. –
8:00 p.m. at Central Funeral Home in Manchester, TN.
The Funeral Service will be conducted on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 1:00 P.M. from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Brother Jimmy Tedder officiating.
Burial will follow at the Rutledge Hill Church Cemetery in Hillsboro.
Arrangements with CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME.