Shari Huddleston, 60, Lake Mills, peacefully passed away Thursday, September 1, 2022, surrounded by loved ones. There will be two services in remembrance of Shari. The first being in her hometown of Lake Mills, IA and the second service in Cookeville, TN at her final resting place beside her husband, Dale. Services in Lake Mills, IA will be held at Schott Funeral Home – Mittlestadt Chapel, Lake Mills, Friday, September 9, with a visitation at 3 p.m., followed by memorial services at 4 p.m. Services and burial in Cookeville, Tenn., will be held at Salem Church, 1021 Salem Church Rd. Cookeville, Tenn., Saturday, Sept. 17, at 10 a.m.
Shari was brought into this world on June 9, 1952, to Rocky and Carol Olsen in Racine, Wis. Shari graduated high school in Lake Mills, Iowa, then worked many years for Fleetguard (Cummins) in both Lake Mills, and Cookeville, Tenn. After retiring from Fleetguard, Shari worked as a dispatcher for the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office. Shari was also heavily involved in her church (Salem Church) in Cookeville, Tenn.
Shari is survived by her sons: Chris (Diana) Adams, Keister, Minn.; Justin (Amber) Adam, Lake Mills; Tim (Katie) Adams, Cumming, Ga.; and James Huddleston, Cookeville, Tenn.; grandchildren: Kjerstin (Nick) Mosby, Lake Mills; Chelsey Gonsalez, Thompson; Cheyenne Fendrich, Kiester, Minn.; Tori Adams, Kiester, Minn.; Paige Adams, Kiester, Minn.; Destiny Adams, Spokane, Wash.; and Laurin and Tysin Adams, Cumming, Ga.; six great-grandchildren; and her siblings, Les (Shirley) Olsen, Coleharbor, N.D.; Bill (Holly) Olsen, McMinnville, Tenn.; Bonnie Clark, Raleigh, N.C.; and Jim (Candy) Olsen, Lake Mills.
Shari was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Huddleston; mother, Carol Olsen; and father, Robert “Rocky” Olsen.