Area Obituaries

Obituaries 7-2-19

Gail Hall Gail Hall, 66, of Gainesboro passed away June 25. Funeral services were held June 28 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Steve Bode officiating. Interment followed in the John Young Cemetery in the Shiloh community. She was born Feb. 1, 1953. She was a retired public school teacher,…

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Obituaries 6/25/19

James C. Haney James C. Haney, 78, of Cookeville passed away June 16 at Signature Health Care Center in Algood. Funeral services were held June 18 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Young Cemetery in the Center Grove Community. He was born April 27, 1941, in Gallatin.…

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Obituaries 6/18/19

Marion Hopkins Marion Hopkins, 88, of Baxter, passed away June 12 at his residence. Funeral services were held June 14 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Brown and Hopkins Cemetery in the New Salem community. He was born Nov. 9, 1930 in Jackson County. He worked as…

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Obituaries 6-11-19

Myrtle I. Emerton Myrtle I. Emerton, 67, of Gainesboro, passed away June 5 at her residence. The family has chosen cremation, with no services at this time. She was born June 17, 1951 in Harlan, KY. She worked as a waitress. She was preceded in death by parents, James Ayers and Edith Ayers; and husband,…

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Obituaries 6/4/19

Walter Earl Flynn Walter Earl Flynn, 77, of Gainesboro, passed away May 21 at his residence. Funeral services were held May 24 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Kenneth Anderson and Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Lynn Cemetery in the Burristown community. He was born Dec. 10, 1941, in Jackson County.…

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Obituaries 5/28/19

Larrie Edward “Lane” Martin Larrie Edward “Lane” Martin, 70, of Baxter passed away May 21 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held May 23 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Cookeville. He was born May 31, 1948, in Gainesboro. He…

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Obituaries 5/21/19

Donnie “Rooster” Spivey Donnie “Rooster” Spivey, 67 of Gainesboro, passed away May 16 at his residence. He had chosen cremation, with memorial services at a later date. He was born March 10, 1952, in Gainesboro. He worked as a logger. He was preceded in death by parents, Ralph J. Spivey and Dimple Louise Spivey. Surviving…

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Obituaries 5/14/19

Betty Cobb Flatt Betty Cobb Flatt, 91, of Gainesboro, passed away May 5 at her residence. Funeral services were held May 7 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with David Montgomery and Mark Stout officiating. Interment followed in the Granville Cemetery in Granville. She was born Nov. 10, 1927, in Glennville, Ga. She was a retired…

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Obituaries 5/7/19

Betty Whitson Berry Betty Whitson Berry, 86, of Gainesboro passed away April 30 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held May 4 at Anderson Upper-Cumberland Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Dunavant officiating. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery. She was born June 10, 1932, in Cookeville. She was retired from…

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Obituaries 4/30/19

Dr. James Smith Dr James Smith, 83, of Cookeville, passed away April 21, near his farm in Overton County. Funeral services were held April 26 at Cookeville First Baptist Church with Pastor Scott McKinney officiating. Interment with military honors will be at Cookeville City Cemetery. He was born April 14, 1936, in Cookeville. He served…

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