Funeral  services  for   Mrs. Anna Ruth Carlile Scantland,
77,   of   Cookeville,  Tennessee,   will   be  held  at  3  P.M.   on
Saturday, February 21, 2009, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN.  Burial  will  follow in the Lynn
Cemetery in the Burristown community of Jackson County.

The  family  will  receive  friends   on   Friday  from  4  P.M. – 9
P.M., and Saturday from 11 A.M until time of services.

Mrs. Scantland  passed  away   on   Tuesday,  February  17,
2009, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
   
She was born August 8, 1931, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late  
Oliver   and   Prillie Hooten Carlile.   On   November 22,
1950,  she  was  married  to  the  late   
Eston  Scantland,  who
passed away July 4, 2005. She  was  a  homemaker and retired
factory worker.   She   was   a  member  of  the  Double Springs
Church of Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded
in  death  by  
1  Son: James Elton Scantland;  2 Brothers: Ray
and Earl Carlile; and
2 Sisters: Ivory Pyron and Rosie Barlow.

Survivors  include  
1  Son: Stephen Scantland of Cookeville,
TN;  
1  Daughter: Karen Scantland  of  Cookeville, TN;  and   1
Sister:
Norma Smith of Cookeville, TN.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson,    Bro. Ronald Strong,  and   Dr. Doug
Dycus will officiate at the services.

In lieu of flowers,  memorial  donations  may  be  made to the
Scantland Family or the charity of one’s choice.
© 2008 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home