Jimmie Faye Clardy, 77, of Chattanooga, departed this life for her heavenly home on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at Hospice of Chattanooga facility. She did not loose the battle, she gained the victory. She was born Dec. 27, 1935 to the late, Granville and Florence Otinger but had lived in the Chattanooga area for most of her life. She retired from Rossville Yarn in 2000 after almost 30 years of service and attended Joyful Sound Church of God until her illness. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother, who will be greatly missed by all that knew her. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Lewis N. Clardy; brother, Melvin Otinger and sister, Dorothy Maxwell.Left to cherish her wonderful memories are her one and only daughter and son-in-law, Annice and (Kelvin) Church and her two "grandbabies", Tyler Evans and Kevice Church, all of Hixson, Tenn.; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Doyle and (Sue) Otinger, of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Rayford and (Linda) Otinger of Section, Ala.; sister and brother-in-law, JoAnn and (Clarence) Plank, of Signal Mtn., Tenn.; and several nieces and nephews and other family and friends.Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, in the Lakewood Memory Gardens East with Bro. James Barker officiating. There will be no viewing or visitation at the funeral home. Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe, GA.