Funeral   services   for   Mr.  Billy  Edward  Stafford,   74,   of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Friday,  April  8, 2016,
at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN.     Burial  will  follow  in  the  Campground  Cemetery  in  the
Wartrace community of Jackson County, TN.

  The family will receive friends on Thursday from 3 P.M.  to  9
P.M., and on Friday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

  He passed away  on  Tuesday, April  5, 2016,  at  Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.

  He was born June  18, 1941, in Jackson  County, TN,  to  the
late   Jimmy   Joe   Stafford   and   Lassie   Rush   Stafford.   On
November 5, 1960, he  was  married  to  Lyndell Stafford,    who
survives. He was an industrial mechanic at Russell Stover,   and
of the Baptist faith.

  He   was   preceded   in   death  by  his  Parents:  Jimmy Joe
Stafford and Lassie Rush Stafford.

  Survivors include his Wife:  Lyndell Stafford  of  Gainesboro,
TN; 3 Sons: Steve (Sandy K.) Stafford of Cookeville,  TN,  Terry
Stafford of Gainesboro, TN,  and  David (Sandy J.) Stafford    of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter: Lisa (Mike) Oaks   of   Cookeville,
TN;   7   Grandchildren:   Josh Stafford, Sarah Stafford, Lindsay
Young,  James Patrick Stafford,  Jennifer Kelley,  Heather Oaks,
and Victoria Head; and   6  Great Grandchildren: Jada Stafford,
Aiden Stafford,  Daltyn Hines,  Mallorie Hines,  Sydney Stafford,
and Harlyn Younger.

  Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Jeff Burton will officiate at the
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