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Obituaries 1/12/2021

Charles Leonard Pippin

Charles Leonard Pippin, 79, of the Union Hill community of Jackson County, passed away Jan. 6 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Jan. 9 at the Union Hill Church of Christ with Bro. Mike Fox, Bro. Steve Bowman and Bro. Kenneth Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Union Hill-Flatt Cemetery on Shepardsville Rd.

He was born May 5, 1941, in Detroit, MI. He was a farmer and a member of the Union Hill Church of Christ, where he served as deacon and treasurer. He was a founding member of the Jackson County Special Assistance and former President of the Jackson County Cattleman’s Association.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Leonard Pippin and Bessie Pippin; brother, Herman C. Pippin; father in law and mother in law, Herman and Olar V. Fox; brother in law, Lewis Wheeler; and sister in law, Judy Jones.

Surviving relatives include: wife, Sue Fox Pippin of the Union Hill community; son, Alan (Tanda) Pippin of the Double Springs community; daughter, Sherrie Pippin (Brad) Loftis of Gainesboro; grandchildren: Emily and Barry Sneed, Westley and Samantha Osborne, Sarah and Eddie Morrow, Andrew and Kendall Pippin and Alana Pippin; great grandchildren, Vincent, Cason, Ean, Skylar, Novalee, Knox and Charles Boone; brother, Raymond and Gail Pippin of Algood; sister, Diane and Dennis Fox of Bloomington Springs; sister in law, Joyce Pippin of the Union Hill community of Jackson County; brothers and sisters in law, Raymond and Bonnie Fox, Roger and Ruby Anderson, Roslyn and Adriel Stout, Audrey and Kenneth Anderson, Ray Jones and Rosie and Jerell Killian; aunt, Lucille Suggs Flatt of Cookeville; uncle, Ray Pippin of Gallatin; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Bobby S. Hix

Bobby S. Hix, better known as “H.I.”, 76, of the Dodson Branch community, passed away Jan. 3 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Jan. 6 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Ronnie Dunn officiating. Interment followed in the Dodson Branch Cemetery.

He was born April 20, 1944 in Jackson County. He worked with sheet metal and guttering in home repair.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Grover Hix and Nora Irene Mabery Chasteen; brother, Joe Hix; and sisters, Bonnie Hix and Doris Fugate.

Surviving relatives include: wife, Rita Hix of Cookeville; daughter, Tiffany Meadows of Cookeville; sisters, Dimple Mounts of Cookeville and Mary Cantrell of California; and grandchildren, Sydney Meadows and Conner Meadows.

Jimmy Greenwood

Jimmy Greenwood, 76, of Gainesboro, passed away Jan. 6 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Jan. 9 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Sterl Paramore officiating. Interment followed in the Lynn Cemetery.

He was born June 27, 1944 in Jackson County. He worked for the Nashville Fire Department for 32 years and was a member of the Tennessee Association of Wood Turners.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Oplis Greenwood and Dimple Olene Barlow Greenwood; and brothers, Hugh Greenwood and Bobby Joe Greenwood.

Surviving relatives include: wife, Hazel Smith Greenwood of Cookeville; son: Ray (Terri) Greenwood of Lebanon; daughter: Tina (Frank) Daniels of Old Hickory; brothers: Mack Greenwood of Gainesboro, Charles Greenwood of Lebanon and George Greenwood of Clarksville; sister: Mary Heady of Cookeville; grandchildren: Charlie Daniels, Leevie (Nick) Hood, Ivie Greenwood and Landon Greenwood; and great grandchildren: Oakley Hood and Beckham Hood.

Eldon Loyd Moss

Eldon Loyd Moss, 71, passed away Dec. 13, 2020 at Erlanger Medical Center. The family has chosen cremation and no further arrangements are made at this time.

He was born Feb. 24, 1949 in Gainesboro. He graduated from Jackson County High School in 1968.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Arville and Lella (Fugua) Moss; and niece, Michelle Moss.

Surviving relatives include: sons, Eldon Loyd Moss, Jr. and wife, Lisa (McClain) and daughter Marisa, all of Atoka and Johnny Paul Moss and wife, Robin (Lane) and sons, Jacob and Ethan, all of Cookeville; siblings, Tommy Moss formerly of Florida, Nola Phy recently of White County, Bobby Moss, Danny Moss and Linda Harris, all of Gainesboro; and other nieces and nephews.

Carolyn Sue Way Farran

Carolyn Sue Way Farran, 69, passed away Dec. 29, 2020 at Signature Health Care in Algood. Graveside services were held Jan. 2 at Union Hill Flatt Cemetery on Shepardsville Hwy with Bro. Steven Bowman officiating.

She was born Nov. 14, 1951 in Jackson County. She was a vocational school teacher and a member of the Union Hill Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by: parents, Hubert and Eula Bussell Way; and paternal grandparents, Hiram and Ollie Fox Way.

Surviving relatives include: son, Johnny Farran of Cookeville; father of Johnny, Hany J. Farran of California; and brothers, Doyle (Margaret) Way of Cookeville and Arlon (Jane) Way of Crossville.

Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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