Clara Preat

Clara Preat, age 70, widow of Leroy Preat, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at LeConte Medical Center in Sevierville, TN.


She is survived by:

2 sons, James (Angela) Preat and Leo (Terri) Preat

Her fiancé, Timothy Sleeth

8 grandchildren, David Moravec (Billyjean), Melissa Freeman (Jamal), Dakota Bertram (Trevor), Alexandra Preat and Remmy Preat, Chase, Bailey and Ty Preat

6 great-grandchildren, Kendall, Mia, Cora, Ella, Reagan and Hudson

1 sister, Susan (Richard) Adams

1 brother, Billy (Jennifer) Pittman.


Graveside services will be held Sunday, May 21, 2023, at 1 pm at the Gap Creek Cemetery with burial to follow.


Hicks-Vaughn Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.