Obituaries 12/8/20

Katherine

Mayberry

Katherine Mayberry, 89, of Gainesboro, passed away Nov. 27 at Mabry Health Care Center. Funeral services were held Nov. 30 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Johnny Fox officiating. Interment followed in the Pharris Cemetery in the McCoinsville community.

She was born March 25, 1931 in Clay County. She was a homemaker, a member of the Camp Road Church of Christ and also the Dudneys Hill Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by: parents, George Phillips and Martha Swann Phillips; husband, Ernest “Jam-up” Mayberry; and several brothers and sisters.

Surviving relatives include: son, Gail “Little Jam-up” (Glenda) Mayberry of Gainesboro; daughters, Sheila (Robert) Griest, Geneva (Mike) Cantrell, Ruby Mayberry and Rose (Roger Dale) Meadows, all of Gainesboro; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Mack M. Hopper

Mack M. Hopper, 85, of Gainesboro, passed away Nov. 25 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Nov. 30 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Roger Anderson and Bro. Kenneth Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community.

He was born June 1, 1935 in Jackson County. He was a member of the Antioch Church of Christ and later the Gainesboro Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Randle Hopper and Vida Hopper; and sisters, Gladys Mae Hopper and infant sister, Mary Mildred Hopper.

Surviving relatives include: first cousin, Sue Carmack; and other cousins, relatives and friends.

 

Charles “Hoss” Jared

Charles “Hoss” Jared, 80, of Gainesboro, passed away Nov. 29 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Graveside services were held Dec. 2 at the Hughes Cemetery in the Gentry community of Putnam County with Bro. Mike Fox officiating.

He was born Oct. 18, 1940 in Putnam County. He was a farmer and loved to draw and fish.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Ernest Jared and Velma Jared; brothers, Alvin L. Jared and Robert “Chick” Jared; and sister, Ida Lucille Kessler.

Surviving relatives include: brother, Melvin (Sue) Jared of Gainesboro; sister, Evelyn Jean (Robert) Vinson of Baxter; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Anita Gail Ballard Rhoten

Anita Gail Ballard Rhoten, 66, of Hilham, passed away Nov. 30 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Dec. 4 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Mansell Cemetery in the 7 Knobs community.

She was born Feb. 3, 1954 in Cookeville. She owned an antique mall and attended the Freewill Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by: parents, Glenous B, Ballard and Retta V. Ballard; daughter, Amy Kay Clinton; and sister, Paulette Clinton.

Surviving relatives include: daughter, Melissa Pebbles Clinton, of Hilham; grandchildren, Katlyn Schebel, Cody Schebel and Matthew Henley; great grandchildren, Amelia Lawson, Kaitlin Schebel and Sammy Schebel; brother, Richard Ballard of Cookeville; and sisters, Debbie Chaffin of Baxter and Norma Hawkins of Cookeville.

Herman C. Pippin

Herman C. Pippin, 77, of the Union Hill community, passed away Nov. 30 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Dec. 3 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with John Pippin and Steve Bowman officiating. Interment followed in the Union Hill-Flatt Cemetery.

He was born March 31, 1943 in Wayne County, Mich. He was a farmer and a member of the Union Hill Church of Christ. He also served as the president of the Jackson County Farm Bureau for 35 years.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Leonard Pippin and Bessie Pippin.

Surviving relatives include: wife, Joyce Flatt Pippin of the Union Hill community; sons, Tim and Sherry Pippin of the Double Springs community of Putnam County and Terry and Carol Pippin of the Union Hill community; grandchildren, Kendall Pippin, Christin Widner and Kayla Widner; great grandchild, Remington Widner; brothers, Charles and Sue Pippin of the Union Hill community and Raymond and Gail Pippin of Algood; sister, Diane and Dennis Fox of Bloomington Springs; aunt, Lucille Suggs; and uncle, Ray Pippin; and other relatives and friends.

William “Bill” Alfred Emmott

William “Bill” Alfred” Emmott, 82, of Cookeville, passed away Nov. 24 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He chose cremation, the family followed his wishes and no services are planned at this time.

He was born April 3, 1938 in Charlton, Mass.

He was preceded in death by: parents, William Emmott and Ruth Agnes (Wade) Emmott; and wife, Bessie (Martin) Emmott.

Surviving relatives include: children, Eileen Emmott, Bill and Estela Emmott and Guy Emmott; grandchildren, Joseph Peter Sudduth, Carey Lynn Sudduth, Kay Cee Wilson and Misty Lea Morris; and great grandchildren, Jason and Sadie Sauger.

Crest Lawn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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