Area Obituaries

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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Obits 11/20/18

George Michael Flatt George Michael Flatt, 57, of Gainesboro, passed away on Nov. 12 at his residence. Funeral services were held on Nov. 15 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Pharris Cemetery in McCoinsville Community. He was born Sept. 20, 1961, in Gainesboro. He was a factory…

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Obits 11/13/18

William R. (Bill) Medley Funeral services with military honors for Mr. William R. (Bill) Medley, age 95, of Algood, were held on Mon., Nov. 5 at Algood United Methodist Church. Pastor Albert Willis officiated at the service. The family received friends Sunday at the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home and again…

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Obits 11/6/18

Edna Frances Clark Edna Frances Clark, 88, of Royal Oak, Mich., passed away Oct. 29. Funeral services were held on Nov. 1 at the Kinsey-Garrett Funeral Home in Royal Oak, Mich. Interment followed in the Oakview Cemetery in Royal Oak, Mich. She was born Feb. 9, 1930 in Gainesboro. She worked as a meat cutter…

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Obits 10/30/18

Nellie G. Mayberry Nellie G. Mayberry, 92, of Gainesboro passed away on Oct. 21 at NHC of Cookeville. Funeral services were held on Oct. 23 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. John Mabery officiating. Interment followed in the Fox Chaffin Cemetery in Gainesboro. She was born Nov. 16, 1925 in Gainesboro. She was a…

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Obits 10/23/18

Mary Ann Huffines A Celebration of Life Service for Mary Ann Huffines, age 80, of Cookeville, was held at 1 p.m. Monday, October 15 at Cookeville First United Methodist Church. Rev. Drew Shelley and Rev. Rob Wheeler officiated. Interment followed in the John L Clark Memorial Cemetery in Jackson County. The family received friends Sunday…

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