Area Obituaries

Obituaries 2/26/2019

Paul Richmond “Coach” Anderson Paul Richmond “Coach” Anderson, 86, passed away Feb. 17, 2019 in Hendersonville, Tennessee. The son of Vance and Ruby Anderson of Cookeville, TN. Paul was born on July 6, 1932 in Granville, TN and is preceded in death by brothers and sisters Madge Chaffin, Marie Clark, Brian Anderson, Nell Smith, Leo…

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Obituaries 2/19/19

Charles “Chuck” Sokolosky Charles “Chuck” Sokolosky, 69 of Granville, passed away Feb. 7 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He had chosen cremation. No services are planned at this time. Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. He was born Jan. 10, 1950 in Fairmont, W. Va. He was the owner of Smith…

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Obituaries 2/5/19

Myrena Combs Myrena Combs, 80, of Castalian Springs, formerly of Gainesboro, passed away Jan. 25. She was born May 15, 1938 in Millstone, Ky. She will be remembered for always putting other people’s needs before her own and will be deeply missed by her family. She was preceded in death by parents, Marcus and Lillie…

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Obituaries 1/29/19

James Ray Hammock James Ray Hammock, 57, of Washington, Ind. passed away on Jan. 14 at his residence. Funeral services were held at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Phillip Morgan officiating. Interment followed in the Stacy Cemetery in the Old Antioch Community. He was born Sept. 26, 1961, in Noblesville, Ind. He was a…

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Obituaries 1/15/19

Bro. O’Neal Huffines Bro. O’Neal Huffines, 87, of Gainesboro passed away on Jan. 5 at his residence. Funeral services were held Jan.9 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Hubert Jones and Bro. Matthew Scoggins officiating. Interment followed in the Draper Cemetery in the Wartrace Community. He was born Sept. 5, 1931, in Jackson County.…

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Obituaries 1/8/19

Shelby W. Forkum Minister Shelby W. Forkum, 85, of Gainesboro passed away on Dec. 30 at Cumberland River Hospital in Celina. Funeral services were held Jan. 2 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Dan Huffines and Bro. Clarence Deloach officiating. Interment followed in the Pharris Cemetery. He was born April 25, 1933. He was…

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Obits 1/1/19

Wayne Wells Minister Wayne Wells, 64, of Gainesboro passed away on Dec. 19 at Signature Health Care Center in Algood. Funeral services were held on Dec. 23 at the Gainesboro Church of Christ in Gainesboro with Joe Wells and Dale Wells officiating. Wayne had chosen cremation. He was born April 30, 1954, in Waco, Texas.…

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Obits 12/18/18

Wallace Lee Davidson Wallace Lee Davidson, 75, of Bloomington Springs passed away on Dec. 16 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Dec. 19 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Dr. Doug Dycus officiating. Private family burial followed in the Davidson Family Cemetery in Bloomington Springs. He was born Nov. 14, 1943…

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Obits 12/11/18

Lois Holly Nicholson Lois Holly Nicholson, 82, of Cookeville passed away Nov. 29 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Dec. 2 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Smyrna Cemetery in Cookeville. She was born Sept. 13, 1936 in Metropolis, Ill. She was a…

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Obits 12/4/18

Ernest “Bubba” Fox Ernest “Bubba” Fox, 47, of Bloomington Springs passed away on Nov. 26 at his residence. Memorial services were held on Nov. 30 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. He had chosen cremation. He was born on Nov. 25, 1971, in Cookeville. He worked in the logging industry. He…

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