Area Obituaries

Obits 6/12/18

Troy Scurlock Troy Scurlock, 77, of Carthage passed away on May 28 at the Concordia Health and Rehabilitation Center in Carthage. No services were held as the family chose cremation. Sanderson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. He was born on June 22, 1940. He was an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, he…

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Obits 6/5/18

Betty Mae “Mema” Vanhooser Betty Mae “Mema” Vanhooser, 74, of Biloxi, MS passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018 in Biloxi. Mrs. Vanhooser was born November 1, 1943 in Gainesboro, TN to Ralph and Jo Helen Bowman. She was a 1962 graduate of Jackson County Central High School and retired from the U.S. Civil Service Keesler…

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Obits 5/29/18

Mack Holliman William Mack Holliman, 87, passed away at his residence in Macon County. Funeral services were held from the Hackett Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home with Larry Cole and Charles Reece officiated the service. Interment followed in the Holliman Family Cemetery in the Billy Hollow. He was born Oct. 21, 1930 in Billy Hollow.…

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Obits 5/22/18

Billy Wade Retired Military Billy Wade of Nashville, Tenn. passed away on May 13, 2018 at the age of 89. Sgt. Wade was retired from the US Army after twenty-eight years of service. He served Honorable in WWII, the Korean Conflict and he serviced 16 months in the Korean War 1950-1951, serviced two tours in…

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Obits 5/15/18

Christine Jones Garment Worker Christine Jones, 90, passed away on May 8 at NHC Health Care of Cookeville. Funeral services were held on May 10 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Edward L. Anderson and Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone Community. She was born…

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Obits 5/8/18

Ward Kemp Store Owner Ward Kemp, 87, of Whitleyville, passed away on May 1 at Unity Medical Center in Manchester. Funeral services were held on May 5 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral home with Bro Mason Hensley officiating. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in the Stone Community. He was born Dec. 4,…

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Obits 5/1/18

Martha Ann Brown Loftis Homemaker Martha Ann Brown Loftis, 67, passed away April 20, at Bethesda Health Care Center in Cookeville. The family has chosen cremation. Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. She was born May 30, 1950 in Jackson County. She was a housewife and a member of the Church of…

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Obits 4/24/18

Linda Nell Morse Waitress Linda Nell Morse, of Gainesboro, passed away on April 14 at her residence. Funeral services were held at Caruth-Hale Funeral Home in Hot Springs, Ark. Interment followed in the Scott Cemetery in Mountain Pine, Ark. She was a homemaker, waitress, loving mother and grandmother to all. She was preceded in death…

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Obits 4/17/18

Rebecca Sue Ayers Certified Nursing Assistant Rebecca Sue Ayers, 48 of Gainesboro passed away April 9 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Memorial services were held on April 13 in the chapel of Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Alan Judd officiating. The family has chosen cremation. She was born April 5, 1970 in Gainesboro. She…

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Obits 4/10/18

  Terry Quarles Watts Terry Quarles Watts, 61, of Bowlings Branch, passed away Sat., March 31. Funeral services were held on April 5 at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Home in Gordonsville. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Cemetery in Gainesboro. She was born March 24, 1957 in Gainesboro. She was a 1975…

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