Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Hix Scantland, 78, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Friday, October 19,
2012, 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 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home on Thursday from 4 – 9 P.M. and on Friday from
10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at the
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born August 4, 1934 in Jackson County to the late
Johnny Hix and Roxie Lackey Hix. She was preceded in
death by her husband, James Earl “Jim” Scantland, who
passed away on October 11, 2005.
She was a factory worker at Nielsen and a member of the
Lakeview Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 3 Brothers: Gene, Charles C., and Bobby Hix; 1
Sister: Gail Boles.
Survivors include 2 Sons: Randy (Jennifer) Scantland and
Tony (Toni) Scantland, all of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter:
Carol (Richard) Dawes of Cookeville, TN; 6 Grandchildren:
Chris Dawes. Tyler, Nicolas, Jordan, and Hope Scantland and
Leah Scantland (Jeff) Harrison; 1 Brother: Billy E. (Janie) Hix
of Gainesboro, TN; Brothers and Sisters-in-law: Martha and
Earl Flynn, Revene Hix, Ina and Charlie Poston, Betty Hix,
Dorothy Stewart, and Joe and Edna Scantland.
Bro. Don Bryant will officiate at the services.
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