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Area Obituaries

Obituaries 9/21/21

Marie Scott Marie Scott, 80, of the Harmony community, passed away Sept. 15 at her residence. Funeral services were held Sept. 18 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Elise Henley officiating. Interment followed in the Woodland Cemetery in Dayton, Ohio. She was born Oct. 8, 1941 in Big Stone Gap, VA. She was a…

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Obituaries 9/14/21

Fred B. Walker Fred B. Walker, 78, of Gainesboro, passed away Sept. 1 at Cookeville Regional Medical Medical Center. The family has chosen cremation. A memorial service was held Sept. 12 at the Curry’s Chapel United Methodist Church with Bro. Jackie Wheeler officiating. He was born Aug. 27, 1943 in Allentown, PA. He worked at…

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Obituaries 9/07/21

Brenda Sircy Cannon Brenda Sircy Cannon, 76, of the Center Grove community, passed away Aug. 30 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Sept. 3 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Hermitage Memorial Gardens in Hermitage. She was born Sept. 18, 1944 in Jackson…

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Obituaries 8/31/21

Margaret Anderson Archer Bailey Margaret Anderson Archer Bailey passed away Aug. 15 in Nashville. A private family burial will be held at a later date. She was born Sept. 15, 1953 in Gainesboro. She was a talented singer and Grammy nominated songwriter. She began her music career with The Frazier Moss String-Band where she then…

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Obituaries 8/24/21

Donald Bryant Donald Bryant, 80, of the Stone community, passed away Aug. 18 at his residence. Funeral services were held Aug. 20 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jay Loyd, Bro. Les Ditto, Bro. Jordan Bryant and Bro. Joe Finch officiating. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers were Daniel…

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Obituaries 8/10/21

Fred Russell Lynn Fred Russell Lynn, 83, passed away on July 27th, 2021, after a lifetime of accomplishments, passions, and friendships. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Peggy, three children Patti, Pam, and Brian, their spouses, Phil, Scott, and Colleen, and seven beloved grandchildren Katie, Caroline, Eric, Allie, Megan, Will, and Dane.He…

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Obituaries 8/3/21

Rosella Bravender Rosella Bravender, 61, of Whitleyville, passed away July 29 at her residence. The family has chosen cremation, with no services at this time. She was born April 19, 1960 in Cincinnati, Ohio. She worked at a massage therapist and photographer and enjoyed traveling, camping and nature. She was preceded in death by: parents,…

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Obituaries 7/27/21

James (Jim) Francis Deffley, Jr. James (Jim) Francis Deffley Jr., 69, of Cookeville, passed away July 6 at his residence. Memorial services were held July 24 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Father Aby Thanickal of St. Thomas Aquinas Church officiating. The family has chosen cremation. He was born Jan. 15, 1952 in Woonsocket,…

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Obituaries 7/20/21

Thelma McBride Thelma Dennis McBride, 80, of Gainesboro, passed away July 9 at her residence. Funeral services were held July 12 in the chapel of Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Matthew Scoggins officiating the service. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers were Mark Dennis, Kevin…

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Obituaries 7-13-21

Faith Dooley Fanning Faith Dooley Fanning, 68, of Cookeville, passed away July 1 at Select Specialty Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services were held July 6 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Pastor Seth Price officiating. The family has chosen cremation. She was born Jan. 8, 1953 in Springfield, Ohio. She was a retired health…

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