Winifred Clowers Nelson, age 93, of Lake City, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at her residence.

She was born June 22, 1924 in Loudon, Tennessee to the late Earnest and Pearl Giles Clowers. Winifred was a member of the Clinch River Baptist Church. She loved her grandkids, people and the family realty business.  Winifred is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Sam Nelson, Sr., brother, J.B. Clowers and sister, Louise.


Sons                              Clyde Nelson & Glenda         Kingston

                                      Ronnie Nelson                       Lake City

                                      Barry Nelson                          Lake City

Brothers                        Kyle Clowers

                                      Larry Clowers

Sisters                           Imogene Kittrell

                                      Maxine Dunn

                                      Jerri Breeden

                                      Lila Lee Alexander

Grandchildren               David Neal

                                      Darren Nelson

                                      Brent Nelson

                                      Michael Nelson

Great Grandchildren  #10

Visitation: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at the Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral Service: 5:00 PM, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Webster and Rev. Tom Byrge officiating.

Interment: Will follow the Funeral Service at the Leach Cemetery in Lake City, TN.

You may also view Winifred’s guestbook online at

Hatmaker Funeral Home, Lake City, TN, is in charge of arrangements.