Adell Ragland,  age  84, passed away July 10, 2013  at the
home  of  her  daughter,  Elaine  Ragland  Pennington,  in   Old
Hickory, TN, with her loving family by her side.

Adell was born in Granville, TN in 1929. She married the late
Ezell Ragland in 1947. Together  they  owned   and   operated
Lakeside  Bait  Shop in Granville, TN. She  enjoyed  gardening,
cooking,   quilting,  and  spending  time  with  friends and family.
She was very kind and loving; she always greeted guests with a
hug and a smile.

She  was  preceded  in  death  by  her  
parents, Robert and
Nannie Wade;  
husband,  Ezell  Ragland;  infant  son Tommy;
daughter  Patricia;  2  brothers:  Benton  Wade   and   Verbal
Wade;  and  
6  Sisters: Clio Wade, Ruby Harris, Victoria Dixon,
Nolia Case, Elizabeth Fisher, and Nell Case.

Surviving  relatives  include  
daughter,   Elaine  Pennington
and   
son-in-law   Gary;  granddaughter,  April  Graves   and
husband  Alex;  
great-grandson,  Grayson Graves; a  special
niece
,  Minnie Clemons;  along  with  many  other  nieces   and
nephews.

Funeral  services  for  Adell will be held at Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN.  Burial will follow
at the Granville Cemetery. Relatives and friends are welcome to
join us for services and at graveside.  Funeral  services  will  be
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 2 P.M. The  family  will  receive friends
on  Saturday  from  1 P.M. – 9 P.M.,  and   on   Sunday  from 12
Noon until time of services.

Pallbearers:   District  Attorney  Edwin  Sadler,    Judge  Bill
Higgins,  Chris Boswell,   Steve Jackson,   Ronnie West, Tommy
McElanahan, and Roy Henson.

Brother Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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