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Area Obituaries

Obituaries 11-2-2021

Pat J. Forkum Pat J. Forkum, 78, of Gainesboro, passed away Oct. 27 at her residence. Memorial services will be held Nov. 10 at the Gainesboro First United Methodist Church with Rev. Tim Dunavant officiating. Her wishes were to be cremated. She was born April 6, 1943 in Detroit, Mich. She was an administrative assistant…

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Obituaries 10/26/2021

Albert Joseph Richard Albert Joseph Richard, 85, of Cookeville, passed away Oct. 5 at his residence. The family has chosen cremation, with no services at this time. He was born June 14, 1936 in Rumford, Maine. He worked as a welder and served in the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by: parents, Bliss…

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Obituaries 10-12-21

Helen Elizabeth West Helen Elizabeth West, 68, passed away Oct. 2 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Memorial services were held Oct. 10 in the Chapel of Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Kelly Stockton officiating. She was born Dec. 12, 1952 in Jackson County. She was a food service worker. She was preceded in…

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Obituaries 10-5-21

Sandra Leigh “Sandy” Goolsby Garrison Sandra Leigh “Sandy” Goolsby Garrison, 58, of the Cummins Mill community, passed away Sept. 29 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Oct. 4 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Ronnie Dunn and Bro. Danny Lane officiating. Interment followed in the Dodson Branch Cemetery. She was…

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Obituaries 9/28/2021

Hobert Michael Freels Hobert Michael Freels, 75, passed away Sept. 16 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Graveside services and interment of cremated remains will be held Oct. 4 at John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery with Bro. Mike Fox officiating. He was born May 25, 1946 in Harriman. He was a nuclear engineer and a Veteran…

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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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